Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Needs

Passionate volunteers take our programs and events to the next level. Standing committees and other volunteer opportunities let you match your talents and interests to our many activities.

Committee Members – we need volunteers for various committees including membership, development, education and publications.  All committees meet monthly.

Publications/Keystone – we need writers for periodicals and newsletters, as well as help distributing the newsletters and selling ads for our publications.

Website – in need of someone with computer skills to assist us in managing and updating our website.

Archive Support – Assist us in organizing our agency archives along with our research files. Assist in organizing our Library at Howard Hall. We need help organizing our collection of historic photographs and identifying the images and locations. This especially relates to the Don Newman II Collection, Newman’s Memphis. 

Speakers Bureau/Community Outreach – this needed skill set can range from preparing PowerPoint presentations to actually presenting at various community organizations, school groups, etc .

Administrative Assistants – involves answering the phone, filing, correspondence and various support projects assisting the Executive Director and staff.  We also need help updating our membership database, which involves making phone calls to get current information.

Growth Plans:

“New Century Fund” – working with our annual financial campaign as well as our Endowment Campaign Committee to us assist MHI in becoming a funding agency. Help develop the marketing efforts for the new Newman’s Memphis Photography Collection.

Other :  Internships Available

For more information contact Memphis Heritage at 901.272.2727 

DON NEWMAN