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The Center for Folklife welcomes volunteers to assist in various parts of the organization.

For information about volunteering at the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival click here.

For information about volunteering with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings click here.

If you are interested in volunteering at the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archive please contact Jeff Place at

Support the Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, Cultural Vitality Program, educational outreach, and more.