Organization Details
Organization Name: Studio Central Urban Arts Centre
Address: 444 Kennedy Street
(2nd floor)
Winnipeg MB  R3B 2Z1
Organizational Description: "Healing and empowerment through creative endeavour"

Studio Central is a project of Art Beat Studio Inc., a non-profit registered charity, and is located at 444 Kennedy Street in Central Park. Studio Central invites local artists and residents to participate in efforts to democratize the arts by volunteering in the implementation of programming at Studio Central and mentoring and encouraging emerging artists challenging personal, social, political, and environmental concerns through the arts.

Vision: To enable consumers of mental health services to engage in artistic expression that promotes recovery, empowerment and community.
Mission: To provide studio space, community and opportunity for creative initiative to facilitate mental, spiritual and economic health.

The objectives of Studio Central are:

To create opportunity for the alumni of Artbeat Studio's core program to gain career path momentum by participating in the implementation of a comprehensive community-based arts program.

To provide residents of Central Park and North Portage area with professional mentorship in art related occupations, a safe space to work on projects, an opportunity to participate in a range of social activities and to deliver an art program that encourages dialogue and development of a cultural fabric comprised of diverse communities.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Welcome guests, invite them to sign guest book, and hang up coats.

Introduce guests to each other, get conversations rolling.

Prepare tables by wiping them clean and stabilizing them.

Dust window sills, plants, piano and water plants.

Monitor coffee bar; coffee and condiments, tea, clean cups and spoons.

Monitor inventory for next day

Encourage artists working on projects to move to the Creative Techniques area
Skills Required: Reliable and punctual, welcoming, warm, courteous, interest in greeting guests, natural ability to make people feel at ease, and excellent personal hygiene. A genuine and sincere greeter.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Hospitality
Food Service
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime
Commit to 10 - 2 hour shifts Tuesday - Friday 12:30 - 2:30PM, 2:30 - 4:30PM, Daily
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Email:
Phone: 204-943-8290
In Person
Closing Date: Jan 20, 2020
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