Volunteer for the Victoria Symphony

The Victoria Symphony welcomes new people who bring energy, talent, expertise and commitment to support the Symphony’s music and mission. We offer a wide variety of opportunities and a chance to make a contribution to the organization and enjoy symphonic music.

Program distribution

Volunteers distribute programs at symphony concerts in rotation. If you are a new volunteer and wish to work distributing programs,  download the application form below.

Office assistance

Members assist with mail-outs and provide other office services when needed.  If you are a new volunteer and wish to work in the office, please download the application form below.

Merchandise/Raffle sales

Volunteers coordinate merchandise and VS Raffle ticket sales at concerts.

If you are a new volunteer and wish to work selling merchandise and raffle tickets, please download the application form below.

Victoria Symphony concerts are held at Royal Theatre and Farquhar at UVic.

vsYOUTH program

A group of high school/university aged volunteers that run pre-concert activities including our Instrument Petting Zoos; giving young kids the chance to try out instruments of all types.

If you are a new volunteer and wish to work with vsYOUTH program, please download the application form below.

Two Ways to Apply

Or contact the Victoria Symphony:

Jill Smillie
email [email protected],
fax: 250-385-7767 or
phone: 250-412-1986.

Volunteer at Victoria Symphony Splash!

We will be accepting volunteer applications for the 2022 Victoria Symphony Splash in the spring of 2022. The event will take place on July 31, 2022! We need 400 people to help us put on this great event. There are a variety of volunteer positions available throughout the event from merchandise sales to donation collections to face painting and photography. Whether you are a student looking for some volunteer hours or just a lover of classical music we have the position for you.

The Victoria Symphony performs on the traditional lands of the Lekwungen peoples and acknowledges with respect the Songhees, Esquimalt and WSÁNEĆ peoples whose historical relationships with the land continues to this day. We extend our appreciation for the opportunity to live, create, and perform on this territory.