08 Mar 2016

Volunteers Needed for the 2016 Season – June through October

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Volunteer’s Needed…

Getting ready for the 2016 season at the Fort.  Training will be provided…

The mission of Fort Uncomphagre – Old Spanish Trail Interpretive Center is to promote and preserve the heritage and history for locals and visitors, using Fort Uncompahgre as a centerpiece to disseminate local, regional and national history. Volunteers are needed to operate the Fort as a Visitor and Interpretive Center.  Other opportunities are being planned to expand the need for additional volunteers.

Some of the many areas volunteers can assist at  Fort Uncompahgre:

Tepee in front of the VC

Tepee in front of the VC

  • FRIENDS OF THE FORT ON THE OLD SPANISH TRAIL -Advisory Group
  • Welcome Center – Greet Visitors, assist with Retail Sales and Entrance Fees to the Fort –
  • Docents – provide tours of the Fort to the Public
  • Opening and Closing Day Events
  • Interior Exhibits and Gift Store
  • Exterior Exhibits and Trails
  • Social Media –outreach, newsletter, press releases, web site
  • Historic restoration workshops
  • Saturdays at the Fort – 2nd and 4th Saturday – June- October – re-enactors needed

Click on the following  link to our Volunteer application

http://fortuncompahgre.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Fort-Volunteer-Application-1-revcm.pdf

For more information please call 874-8349 or 640-7076

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