Volunteers are truly the HEART of Main Street
Every year Richmond Main Street works with hundreds of committed volunteers in order to revitalize historic Downtown Richmond. Read on to learn more and how you can join the team.
Stay in the Know
Be the first to know about volunteer opportunities by joining our volunteer email list.
Volunteer at our Community Events
Volunteers make our community events happen—they help children express their creativity at Music on the Main, invite the community to sample healthy snacks at Healthy Village Festival, transform Macdonald Avenue into an outdoor bazaar for our Spirit & Soul Festival Fundraiser, and help Santa at the Downtown Holiday Festival.
Our Next Events
Here is our annual event and volunteer projects schedule. Check back or join our mailing list to get notifications!
April/May: Spring Clean-Up at Community Green Space
June: Healthy Village Festival
July & August: Music on the Main summer concerts
September: Spirit & Soul Festival
December: Downtown Holiday Festival
Have questions about our event schedule and volunteering?
Join a Committee or Board of Directors
Volunteers serve on our Board of Directors and Committees where they actively help bring our events and programs to life. Our committee members help us realize our revitalization initiatives. Check out our initiatives and meeting schedule, and call (510) 236-4049 to learn more about how you can become a part of realizing our vision of Downtown as a safe, vibrant, thriving destination for arts, entertainment, businesses, and residents with an easily accessible transit center.
Help Out in Other Ways
Volunteers help us accomplish vital administrative tasks and connect with our stakeholders by assembling mailings, managing our office, conducting phone calls, and passing out flyers along the commercial corridor.
Interested in volunteering “behind-the-scenes” at Richmond Main Street? Contact us today!
About Volunteering with Us
When you sign-up to volunteer at one of our events or projects, you’ll be asked to let us know about your interests, skills, and preferred activities. Please make sure to select activities that match your interest and ability, and let us know of any strong preferences or limitations that you have. We will do our very best to make accomodations. Here are some additional details to help us make your volunteering experience the very best it can be!