In addition to foundation and corporate sponsors, Mattie Rhodes Center relies on the help of community volunteers and individual donors for support.

Mattie Rhodes Center has a variety of both individual and group volunteer opportunities available. Whether you can give one hour a month or ten hours a week, we value your support and willingness to help!

Volunteer opportunities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Special events
  • Art programs
  • Gallery exhibit receptions
  • Agency promotion & marketing
  • Program support
  • Working with youth

We are proud to be a Certifying Organization for The President's Volunteer Service Award. This means that your volunteer work can be recognized with an award from the USA Freedom Corps created by the President of the United States. Volunteers can earn service pins based on your service to Mattie Rhodes Center and other certified agencies. Visit www.presidentialserviceawards.gov to learn more about the different awards available.

Volunteer tours and orientation are available monthly. 

Please consider sharing your time, talent or treasure!  A simple application process is required.  To start the volunteer process, please download our Volunteer Application, fill it out and mail to Mattie Rhodes Center, Attn: Development Department, 1740 Jefferson Street, Kansas City, MO 64108.  Our volunteer coordinator will then contact you about opportunities based on the information that you provide.


For more information, please email info@mattierhodes.org