Guard Archaeological Preserve Grand Opening for Public Field Season is June 1st, 2024


Volunteer Opportunities

If you possess a strong passion for the work conducted by the Archaeological Research Institute (ARI) and desire to devote your time to help us achieve our mission, we extend an invitation for you to explore our wide range of volunteer opportunities!

We wholeheartedly welcome volunteers from all walks of life, regardless of skill level, interests, background, age, or abilities. There are volunteer opportunities roles that suit everyone’s unique abilities and interests!

ARI Volunteers

Looking to donate your time and energy to ARI without the added step of getting a certification? There are plenty of opportunities to volunteer at ARI that do not require a certification. 

Here are a few options:

  • Garden, Trails & Archaeological Site Care and Maintenance
  • Research
  • Fundraising
  • Organization Operations –Marketing, Advertising, Office Organization, Gift Shop Inventory
  • Newsletter
  • Events
  • Grant Writing

ArchaeoCorps Volunteers

ARI and AmeriCorps have joined forces to provide paid service opportunities. These positions encompass a wide range of responsibilities, time commitments, and compensations. As an AmeriCorps member, you will have the chance to acquire valuable skills and gain professional experience in various fields such as public archaeology, program development and management, resource development, marketing, or non-profit management. The specific skills learned will depend on the particular service position that piques your interest.

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