Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia

culture:SHIFT Volunteer Application

To apply to be a culture:SHIFT volunteer, please complete and submit the form below. After form submission, please email a copy of your resume to

* required information



In order for your application to be accepted, you must provide complete contact information for your work and/or home.

Work Information

Primary Information

Secondary Information

Arts & Culture Organization Preferences

Dance: Ballet
Dance: Ethnic/Jazz
Dance: Modern
Design Arts
Folk/Life/Traditional Arts
Media Arts
Music: Choral
Music: Ethnic
Music: Jazz
Music: Orchestral
Musical Theatre
Visual Arts


Personal Involvement or Interest in the Arts

Please describe any memberships, arts events you attend, your own work in the arts, etc.:

Geographic Preferences

Select all geographic regions/counties in which you are available to offer support:*

Bucks, PA
Burlington, NJ
Camden, NJ
Chester, PA
Delaware, PA
Gloucester, NJ
Montgomery, PA
New Castle, DE
Philadelphia, PA


Professional Skills

Please select the areas in which you have experience:*

Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery
Computer Maintenance/Upgrades
CRM (i.e. Salesforce, Tessitura)
Database Development/Design
Database Administration
Desktop Configuration and Support-PC
Desktop Configuration and Support-MAC
Desktop and Server Virtualization
Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity
Fund Raising and Donor Management Applications (i.e. Raiser’s Edge)
Hardware Evaluation and Selection
Infrastructure Assessment and Planning
MAC OS-based software applications and development
Mobile Computing
Network Security
PC-based software applications and development
Program Management
Project Management
Reporting and Business Intelligence
Security (Internet and Network)
Server configuration and support-MAC
Server configuration and support-MAC
Social Media/Social Networking
Software Evaluation/Selection
Software solution requirements definition
Strategic Technology Planning
Technology Needs Assessments
Technology Procurement/License Management
Vendor Selection/RFP Process
Website Development/Programming
Website SEO/SEM
Website Design
Wireless Networks/Technologies


Briefly describe your area(s) of technology expertise not indicated above:

Volunteer Roles

Please indicate the volunteer role(s) that you are interested in pursuing:

Project Leader: Guide an arts group through a technology project; time commitment is 5-10 hours per month

Subject Matter Expert: Provide assistance as needed on a specific area of technology (i.e. CRM, web design and development, networking, etc.) that fits your expertise.

Workshop Faculty: Participate in a workshop or webinar


How much time can you commit on a monthly basis?

5 - 10 hours/month

10 - 20 hours/month

20 - 30 hours/month


Please copy the text of your resume in the box below:


Please read and check the boxes below to confirm you understand our application process:

I understand that in order to participate in the culture:SHIFT program, it is required that I participate in a half-day volunteer orientation session and remit a fee of $250 to cover training and program costs.*
I understand that in order to participate in culture:SHIFT, I must send my resume to *

Thank you for your interest in culture:SHIFT. You will be contacted shortly.

Questions? Contact

Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia

200 S. Broad Street, Ste. 700 | Philadelphia, PA 19102 | ABC Phone: (215) 790-3620 | PVLA Phone: (215) 790-3822 |