Make an impact on Newark arts in your spare time

Become a Newark Arts Ambassador!


The Newark Arts Ambassador Program offers these benefits to its volunteers and interns:

  • Professional development
  • Exposure to the administrative elements of the arts
  • Participation in events and various program areas
  • Professional and character references for school or work
  • Opportunity to network, share and engage with the community

We are now accepting applications for exceptional ambassadors for New Jersey’s largest citywide arts festival, Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival, taking place on October 19-23, 2016! Open Doors celebrates Newark’s unique and diverse contributions to the arts and American culture, and you have an opportunity to ensure its success.


  • Administrative Support
  • Event production and staging
  • Exhibit installation
  • Exhibition staff and docents
  • Floaters/Runners
  • Graphic Design
  • Hosts/Guides/Ushers
  • IT and website design
  • Photography/Videography
  • Set-Up/Clean-Up Crew
  • Shuttle Bus Hosting
  • Social Media and Marketing

Ready to make a difference? Please complete our brief Volunteer Sign Up Form