Volunteer Opportunities

The Summerville Orchestra is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.  We rely on volunteers and generous donors like you to keep the music flowing.

Concert season is a very busy time for the Orchestra.  Our current subscription-series is made of up 5 concerts performed on a Friday and Saturday night.  At each concert there are approximately 20 volunteers that make the experience a safe, organized and fun experience for attendees.

Volunteer positions:

Setup volunteer:

Thursday and/or Friday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM of concert week

Summerville Baptist Church

Must be able to stand, walk and carry boxes up to 5 lbs.

Must be able to listen and take directions.

Concert Volunteer:

Friday or Saturday night 5:30 PM-9:30 PM

Summerville Baptist Church

Assist with final setup and cleanup as required

Required Dress Code:  

  • Ladies:  Solid white top/solid black pants or skirt/flat or low comfortable shoes.  If needed-wrap or sweater in solid white or black.
  • Gentleman:  Solid white top/solid black pants/dress shoes.  Tie is optional. If needed-suit jacket or dark jacket.

Most positions, with the exception of Will Call/Sales, require standing for at least one hour.  

  • Door Greeter:  Open door and greet attendees
  • Will Call/Sales: Assist attendees with picking up will call tickets/replacing lost tickets/selling available tickets and answering questions.  
  • Ticket Marker: Mark each ticket as attendees enter sanctuary
  • Programs:  Hand out programs to attendees as they enter the sanctuary
  • Mobility Monitor:  Assist mobility impaired attendees with seating as needed.
  • Balcony Monitor:  Monitor the balcony and be available to answer questions or assist attendees as needed.

All volunteers must agree to a SLED background check prior to volunteering with the Summerville Orchestra.

For additional information pleases feel free to email volunteer@summervilleorchestra.org or call the Summerville Orchestra office at 843-873-5339


Volunteer Recruitment Form