Do you like playing an instrument and working with kids? Would you like to share your time and talents and make a difference in your community?

Join the vsYOUTH Volunteers!

We are a group of high school and university age volunteers who love playing, learning about and listening to music, and enjoy working with children of all ages.

Volunteer responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with pre-concert activities like the Instrument Petting Zoo at Concerts for Kids programs throughout the season.
  • Running the Instrument Petting Zoo at community fairs, special events and for various community groups

Benefits and Responsibilities

As a vsYOUTH volunteer, you will:

  • Gain valuable experience and develop skills in leadership and teamwork
  • Introduce children and others to the world of music and musical instruments
  • Make a positive contribution to your community
  • Earn work experience and/or career education hours
  • Have the opportunity to meet and learn from VS musicians
  • Be exposed to a variety of musical experiences
  • Be able to use the VS as a reference for jobs, scholarships and post-secondary school entrance
  • Have the opportunity to attend VS concerts for free.

Our volunteer hours are flexible. After 10 hours of vsYOUTH service, you are eligible for a reference and FREE symphony tickets!

Download the vsYOUTH application.