The Center for Folklife welcomes volunteers to assist in various parts of the organization.

For information about volunteering at the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival click here.

For information about volunteering with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings click here.

If you are interested in volunteering at the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archive please contact Jeff Place at placej1@si.edu.

A volunteer with the 2008 Smithsonian Folklife Festival helps orient a visitor to the Mall. Photo by Joe Furgal, Smithsonian Institution.