Volunteer at NIAD

Volunteer at NIAD. NIAD Volunteer seated next to a NIAD artist in the studio. They pause work on their art project to look up at the camera.

The NIAD Volunteer Program is a unique opportunity for community artists, art lovers, and disability justice advocates to work behind the scenes supporting NIAD’s artists and mission.

Our volunteers bring an immense diversity of talent and boundless enthusiasm to our studios.

We are grateful for every person that chooses to share their unique skillset with NIAD.

We continue to go further together, always. Apply Today.

Ways To Get Involved

NIAD Exhibitions seeks dedicated volunteers to:

  • Catalog physical media and update online shop
  • Support 2nd Saturday art receptions
  • Pricing and merchandising for studio sales and storefront

This important, behind-the-scenes work increases the visibility of our prolific studio artists.

NIAD Studio needs enthusiastic weekday volunteers to:

  • Organize art supplies
  • Keep work areas clean
  • Assist artists as needed

Volunteering at NIAD is different every day.

NIAD Sounds seeks volunteers with audio engineering skills to:

  • Accommodate various live sound setups for artists
  • Manage simple, multi-track recording
  • Mix and master recordings

Once a week or once a month, our prolific sound creators are in need of extra audio support. 

And this is just the beginning. Apply today and learn more.

Volunteer at NIAD. Cheery, bright outdoor photo portrays NIAD artist Karen May standing next to a friend. Both are smiling and laughing at the camera.

Corporate Volunteer Program

Many Bay Area organizations are achieving local and social impact through employee volunteering right here on 23rd Street in Richmond. NIAD Art Center provides a fun, easy and engaging experience for your employees.

Your organization’s contributions help make NIAD Art Center an inclusive hub of creativity, here in Richmond and in the contemporary art world at large.

Take Action! Get your team involved in a vibrant, community based art space and volunteer at NIAD today.

Corporate Volunteer Inquiries

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Thank you for supporting NIAD artists’ growth, community resilience and right to thrive.