Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers play a vital role in supporting the Kingston Symphony Association. We are always looking for enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers who are willing to help us reach our goals. Whether you are a student looking for volunteer hours, a lover of classical music or are just looking to give back to the community, we have a position for you! 


For general information on how to volunteer, how to join the Kingston Symphony Association Volunteer Committee or to be notified when volunteer opportunities come up, please contact the Kingston Symphony Association office at 613-546-9729 or email



Volunteers are always needed to take on various positions throughout the season, in addition to the following specific opportunities:

Beat Beethoven 2018:

Our Beat Beethoven event will take place this year on June 3, 2018 at Confederation Park and we are always looking for assistance on race day. There are a variety of positions available from finish line duties, to water stations, to helping out on the course, and more. Please email us to inquire about becoming a Beat Beethoven volunteer or fill out the online form here

Sorters, Testers & Organizers:

Various times in the 2-3 weeks prior to our Nearly New Sales in April & October.

Items to sort include:

  • clothing and footwear
  • housewares, china, glassware
  • fabrics, yarn, knitting, sewing and crafting supplies 
  • hardware and electronic gadgets
  • sports gear
  • bedding and linens
  • lamps, knicknacks, art
  • small appliances
  • jewellery

Do you like helping people? Is providing superior customer service your thing? Become a
volunteer concert usher and get to hear the Kingston Symphony perform for free!