Volunteers Needed!!!

To help with a variety of jobs at the festival as well as other events. We welcome new ideas and suggestions. Contact Bell at cbatwater@chartermi.net.

Community Relations Chair

Time Commitment: Undetermined
  • Responds to public comments and questions via phone, website, e-mail
  • Provides interviews with radio, television, and newspapers
  • Possibly oversees FMSM community events coordinator & other volunteers (Memorial Day Parade, Sanford's Founders Day Parade, Community Organization of the Night at the Loons Stadium, and possibly the Midland County Fair.

Festival Program Ad Coordinator

Time Commitment: Unsure, possibly 6-8 hours
  • Identifies and communicates with local businesses about advertising in the Folk Music Festival Program Guide
  • Sends confirmation communications to participating businesses
  • Sends ad information to Festival Coordinators
  • Coordinates invoices sent out and payments collected with Treasurer

Concert Hosts/Hostesses

Time Commitment: (3 hours, twice per year:  30 minutes prior to a concert, length of the concert, and up to 30 minutes after a concert)
  • Greets concert-goers
  • Accepts and secures donations
  • Displays and assists with distributing concert programs, membership forms, and other literature
  • Accepts membership forms and payment