Become a Volunteer

Volunteerism has always been a core component of the folk school tradition, and everyone at The Folk School at Florida Maritime Museum is grateful to the many who have contributed their dedication, skills and hard word toward advancing the cause.

There are many ways to volunteer with us:

  • Office Administration
  • Logistics / Set-Up and Break-Down
  • Teach a Class (Click here for our Instructor Application)
  • Deliver Class Program Guides to Community Partners
  • Prepare Materials
  • Class, Program, or Event Support
  • Marketing Distribution

If you see a volunteer task that appeals to you, please email us at or give us a call at 941-708-6120. If you just want to let us know you’re available, contact us so that we can put you on the list for when the right volunteer opportunity comes along. Please note that volunteering with us also means agreeing to our Code of Ethics. If you have any questions about this document, please contact us.

To download our Volunteer Manual and Volunteer Application click here