Volunteer Information

There are no volunteer opportunities available at this time.  

If you are looking for short-term volunteer opportunities for community service/extra credit or are a high school student interested in donating your time, we may be able to accommodate you. 

Please review the Temporary and/or Youth Volunteer Information Sheets for more information.  Not all submitted applications will result in volunteer placement; however, you will be contacted within 72 hours of submitting your application. 

Temporary Volunteer Information

Looking to volunteer on a one-time basis or for a maximum number of hours? We may have placement for you. Learn more and apply below.

Temporary Volunteer Information & Application

Upon completion and submission of your volunteer application, please download, complete and forward the appropriate supplementary documents to arlethaw@detroithistorical.org.

• Authorization for Background Check Form (volunteer applicants aged 18+)

Youth Volunteer Information

In an effort to accommodate the increasing need for youth to engage with community organizations by providing volunteer services, the Detroit Historical Society is proud to introduce its formal Youth Volunteer program. Learn more and apply below.

• Youth Volunteer Information & Application 

Upon completion and submission of your volunteer application, please download, complete and forward the appropriate supplementary documents to arlethaw@detroithistorical.org.

• Youth Parental Consent Form (volunteer applicants under 18 years of age)

 

Questions? Comments? Concerns? Please don't hesitate to contact Arletha Walker, Volunteer & HR Coordinator at arlethaw@detroithistorical.org