Help Willie Dixon's Blues Heaven Foundation promote, protect, and preserve Blues, and the legendary Chess Records building. Make a difference by volunteering for some very worthy causes, all while having a great time at this historic landmark.
Unique opportunities include:
Artifacts: Solicit for, collect, organize, catalog, and preserve artifacts. Develop a rotation and presentation schedule for highlighted displays.
Building and Grounds: Assist in maintaining the cleanliness and overall good appearance of the building, exhibits, and the Blues Garden. Develop maintenance schedule and plans as well as staffing.
Community Outreach: Provide a sustained presence to promote WDBHF to the community at large. Develop partnerships. Event Planning. Public Relations. Media Relations.
Work with Fundraising in new fund development.
Event Staffing: Recruit, schedule, train and organize appropriate staffing for all events.
Fundraising: Develop plans, processes, activities, and events for fund development.
Greeters and Tours: Conduct tours and develop tour schedules. Maintain and stock the gift shop and provide retail customer service as well as inventory control.
Scholarships: Assist in the development, promotion, and selection process in addition to recipient programming and communications.