VOLUNTEER

Volunteers at the annual Doors Open Pittsburgh annual event
Volunteers at DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh
Neighborhood Tour: Downtown 2020

Looking for a volunteer opportunity to share your enthusiasm about Pittsburgh?

Wanting to connect with other service-minded people who want to support thriving neighborhoods in Pittsburgh?

Want to learn more about all things Pittsburgh along with others who share your interest?

Please join the DOORS OPEN volunteer team for 2022! 

Our Volunteer Options Are Plentiful!

Volunteer roles vary by tours that we offer throughout the year. 

Greeter Role

For Walking & Insider Tours

Greeters help the Walking/Insider Tour Host by checking in guests, and assist as needed throughout the tour. 

The typical volunteer shift is 2 to 4 hours on a Saturday or Sunday. You will be trained for this role via a 30-minute Zoom call. 

You receive a snappy volunteer DOP shirt to wear that day and 2 free tickets to the tour.

Greeter Role

For Neighborhood Tours

Greeters welcome guests, check for tickets and count our guests as they enter each building. The typical volunteer shift is 3.5 hours for any of these tours in 2022: 
May 7, June 18 and October 1. 

You will be trained for this role via a 60-minute Zoom call. 

You receive a snappy volunteer DOP shirt to wear that day and 2 free tickets to the tour.

Docent Role

For Neighborhood Tours

Docents present information about the buildings; this information will be provided by DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh. 

You will be trained for this role via a 60-minute Zoom call.  You will also be provided information about the building you will be volunteering for. 

You will receive a snappy volunteer DOP shirt to wear that day and receive 2 free tickets to the tour.

Become a DOORS OPEN Volunteer!

Register now to be added to our greeter or docent mailing list.
Then you will receive announcements monthly regarding new volunteer opportunities. 

Additionally, if you are interested in serving as a Docent, please consider applying for our Docent Corps.   

As part of the Docent Corps, you will have the opportunity to develop/refine your Docent skill set via a formalized training series; you will also be able to register in advance of the general pool of volunteers for any available Docent position for our Neighborhood Events in 2022.

We have closed our current application cycle. Please check back.

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