Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Direct Volunteer Support


Charlotte Symphony Office Assistance

What: Make donor thank you phone calls; write donor thank you notes; scan and file documents; other duties as needed.

When: Weekdays, morning or afternoon shift. Volunteers may choose their preferred day. Because training is required, this is an ongoing commitment.

How: Volunteer for CSO Office Assistance by emailing Lauren Taylor at:

Charlotte Symphony Mailings

What: Assist with large direct mail projects. Great attention to detail is required.

When: Throughout the year during the day on weekdays.

How: Look for emails from the Guild that detail opportunities.

Charlotte Symphony Musician Home Hosting

What: The Charlotte Symphony occasionally contracts with out-of-town orchestra musicians who need housing. Your only requirement is to provide access to a private room and bathroom; musicians are responsible for their own food and transportation. Hosts should live within 15 miles of Uptown Charlotte.

When: Throughout the year, including summer.

How: Indicate your interest to Lauren Taylor at: to be called directly when the Symphony has a need. Please specify home hosting.

CSO Donor Services

What: Partner with a CSO representative at the Donor Services table before a Classics or Pops concert and during intermission. Assist with welcoming and thanking donors. As a thank you, receive two free tickets to the performance.

When: Friday and Saturday evenings, Sunday afternoons.

How:  Click here to VOLUNTEER