Insight Retreat Center

Volunteer Opportunities


Thank you for your interest in volunteering!                  


Apply for a Volunteer Position


Come to IRC for a Work or Garden Day!

  • Monthly Work Day: REGISTER here.  A time to help care for IRC and to meet other fellow volunteers. You can help with either indoor or garden tasks. For monthly reminders, JOIN our email list.
  • Garden Days: In addition to gardening during Work Days, volunteers are invited to help with the gardens several times during the month.


Service Leaders:


Current Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

These change regularly, please fill out a Volunteer Application even if nothing is listed that works for you. 

  • Maintenance Assistant:  Assists the Facilities Manager with the monthly facilities maintenance.  This covers maintenance items such as changing HVAC filters, oiling door hinges and doing basic maintenance on appliances.  
    • Time required: About 8-10 hours a month at one’s convenience, but in between retreats.  Can be done in one day or in a few visits.
    • Skills needed:  General home maintenance.   No specific knowledge needed.  Will train all jobs.
  • Technology Support:  Someone who lives locally to provide technology support, both onsite and offsite.
    • Onsite:  Maintain  IRC’s computer systems, network and recording/audio system  
    • Offsite: Support for the services we use: Mailchimp, Wufoo, G Suite (Google drive, docs, sheets and forms)
  • Web Developer:  Implement and test, back & front-end WordPress features and plugins.  Understanding of WordPress and some combinations of HTML, CSS, PHP, SQL and JavaScript.  Linux and Ansible helpful. Part of a team.  There are variable options on time required. 

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