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Agencies or Programs That Focus On Fine Arts

Please contact the agency directly to apply. CFCC does not place students in volunteer or service learning positions in external agencies. You may also find local volunteer opportunities posted on sites such as Cape Fear Volunteer Center, 1-800-Volunteer, and Volunteer Match.

Art in the Arboretum

“NHC Arboretum event that showcases “well-known local artist’s works . . . with artist demonstrations as well as live music provided by local musicians.”

Contact:

CC Hensley

Phone:

910.796.7665

Location:

6206 Oleander Drive,  Wilmington, NC  28403

The Bellamy Mansion

The Bellamy Mansion, a historic antebellum home constructed just before the Civil War, is part of the Historic Preservation Foundation of North Carolina.”The house now serves as a museum that focuses on history and the design arts and offers tours, changing exhibitions and an informative look at historic preservation in action.”

Contact:

Gareth Evans, Executive Director

Phone:

910.251.3700, ext. 102

Location:

503 Market Street, Wilmington, NC 28401

The Brigade Boys and Girls club offers club members, ages 5-18, the National Fine Arts Exhibit program and the Image Makers National Photography program.

Contact:

Courtney Young Hickman

Phone:

910.392.0747

Location:

2759 Vance Street, Wilmington, NC 28409

The Cameron Art Museum “provides a cultural gathering place which enriches the lives of museum visitors and our community through high quality exhibitions, dynamic public programs, unique events and educational opportunities in the visual and performing arts.”

Contact:

Phone:

910.395.5999

Location:

3201 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28412

“Oldest history museum in North Carolina . . . [that] collects images and artifacts that help us understand the history, science and cultures of the region.”

Contact:

Phone:

910.798.4366

Location:

814 Market Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
Children’s Museum of Wilmington

Interactive, play-based museum for children that “provides magical and playful experiences for children ages 1-8. Children and the adults who bring them find ample opportunities to explore and better understand the arts, sciences, culture and more, through engaging exhibits and programs.”

Contact:

Mary Ellen Boylan, Art and Early Childhood Educator

Phone:

910.254.3534, ext. 103

Location:

116 Orange St., Wilmington

“The Community Boys & Girls Club offers a variety of art programs, including Image Makers: National Photography Program and the Media Links Program.”

Contact:

Kristin Zachary, Program Director

Phone:

910.762.1252

Locations:

Wilmington: 901 Nixon Street Wilmington, NC 28401
Southport: 705 North Lord Street Southport, NC 28461

Application:

www.cbgcw.org/volunteer.pdf

Non-profit dance studio that is “committed to nurturing the dance community by providing affordable classes, rehearsal space, and performance opportunities to those underserved artistically, culturally, and economically in the Greater Wilmington Area.”

Contact:

Anne Firmender, School Director

Phone:

910.763.4995

Location:

118 S. 17th St., Wilmington, NC 28401

Non-profit organization that is “dedicated to building character and self-esteem in young people through involvement in the arts. . . . DREAMS offers programs for children at15 sites throughout the Wilmington area. Through dance, music, painting, and much more, we strive to transcend cultural barriers and emphasize self-discipline and teamwork.”

Contact:

Emily Prabhaker, Volunteer Coordinator

Phone:

910.772.1501

Location:

515 Ann Street, Wilmington NC 28402

Kids Making It

Local affiliate of a “national award-winning program unique in its strengths-based approach to empower our at-risk youth to transcend their challenges and grow into responsible, employed, law-abiding citizens.”

Contact:

Jeff Citrin, Associate Director

Phone:

910.763.6001

Location: 

15 South Water Street, Wilmington, NC 28401


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