2020 in review →

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Free Arts NYC! 

Become a Teen Arts Program Mentor 

We’re looking for experienced creative professionals with a BFA or MFA to become mentors in our Virtual Portfolio Mentorship program. During 1 on 1 monthly sessions as a mentor, you’ll guide your mentee through the technical and artistic process of creating a visual arts portfolio and applying to specialized art schools all while serving as a positive role model!


Mentor Applicant Requirements:

  • Experience and enthusiasm for working with teens 
  • Ability to support visual literacy skills
  • Fine Arts background preferred
  • 1-2 years of youth development experience or volunteering preferred
  • Access to the internet and a computer 
  • Technologically proficient

Interested, but have some questions? Reach out to volunteer@freeartsnyc.org. 

Support the Next Generation of Artists

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 Due to pre-cautions regarding Covid-19, we do not currently have any volunteer opportunities for the Free Arts Day Program. Please check back in late spring for more information.