Apply - Development Volunteer Position

4 hours/week

Come join our Development Department at SBMA and share in the responsibilities for Museum events, exhibition openings, lectures and organizing other offerings for our members and visitors. Volunteer help is often needed at registration, coat check, set up and clean up, and with other event details where our volunteers’ schedules allow.  In your position as a Development Volunteer, duties will include; mailings, database clean up, preparation and scanning confidential files. 

Skills necessary: Comfort in an office setting and sitting for many hours, successful use of desktop and stationary scanning devices, simple Excel spreadsheets, and basic computer functions. Knowledge of Rasiers’ Edge helpful.  Must be able to adhere to our code of conduct with clear understanding of our confidentiality requirements. 

  • Volunteer position of up to 4 hours/week
  • Schedule: (TBD)
  • Successful Background Check is required.

Be a part of The Santa Barbara Museum of Art, a leading West Coast art museum, presenting internationally-recognized collections and exhibitions and a broad array of cultural and educational activities bringing art into the lives of the community. 

Contact Information

Please email to:

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101


Fax: (805) 966-6840

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