April 10th, 2022

Support Riverside at the Big House 5K!

One of the most valuable ways to show your support, is with your time!


Riverside Arts Center relies on the talents of our community volunteers! We welcome anyone with the a passion for community, creativity and collaboration to give what they have: THEMSELVES!

We have opportunities for you, including:

Upcoming Events

Riverside Swings

Starting Friday February 4th, 7-11:30pm

Swing dance event open to all ages and skill levels. Hosted in the dance studio and led by an instructor from Friday Night Swing.  This is a general admission event with payment at the door. Volunteers may participate after doors close.


  • Manage cash box
    • Collect admission fees
    • Lock up cash box at the end of the night
  • Collect names and email addresses for contact tracing and marketing
  • Ask guests to comply with COVID policy 
  • Stay for the entire event
  • Ensure that the elevator lobby door is locked at the end of the event


  • Follow Riverside Volunteers guidelines
  • Over the age of 16
  • Must have proof of vaccination and boosters (if applicable)

(Need 1-2/week)

Big Little Fair

September 10, 2022


Riverside is hosting Big Brother Big Sisters’ summer fair. Families will be able to explore different events and activities available in Ypsilanti. Organizations and businesses will present hands-on activities to demonstrate what they are offering. The fair will be across multiple sites in downtown Ypsilanti.


  • Follow Riverside Volunteers guidelines
  • Assist in event set up and tear down
  • Assist in transitions between performances
  • Act as a Riverside ambassador and answer questions
  • Direct visitors to different areas of the fair


  • Over the age of 16
  • Must have proof of vaccination and boosters (if applicable)
  • Must be able to stand for 4+ hours

(Need 8-20)

If you are interested, please fill out the volunteer interest form below! Have more questions? Contact us today!

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