Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Now accepting nominations for Backstage Ball 2017!

Every year at the annual Backstage Ball, the Greater Des Moines Music Coalition recognizes individuals and organizations who have made a meaningful contribution to the improvement of Des Moines’ music scene. Do you know someone who has had a positive impact on the Greater Des Moines music community in 2016? This could be a musician/band,… Read more »

Behind-the-Scenes at Gross Domestic Product 2016

Disclaimer: This is an old photo of past GDP volunteers. We’re too busy to take a new one!!   As a volunteer-driven organization, DMMC depends on our dedicated community of supporters to produce programs like 80/35, Summer Music Camps, and Music University. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is a festival of high-community involvement run by one DMMC… Read more »

❤️ Valentine to our Volunteers ❤️

The heart of the central Iowa music scene could not beat without the support of the hundreds of dedicated DMMC volunteers who set up, welcome, clean, guide, sell, support, promote, donate, and pour huge amounts of time, energy, and money throughout the year. Volunteer Darlis Honnold has donated her time since the second annual 80/35… Read more »

Volunteer at 80/35 (2015)

Volunteer with DMMC 2015 80/35 July 8th – 12th, 2015 As a volunteer, you will have access to the same things as the spectators – the music, the food, the fun and the party. You will play an essential role in the success of this entire event! This year, volunteer shifts for 80/35 are available… Read more »

Volunteer and get free registration to Music University

Want to attend Music University on October 4-5 for free? Volunteer at the conference or at the DMMC booth at the World Food Festival and get free registration! Current opportunities: World Food Festival (September 19th) : Click here to sign up. Music University (October 4th-5th): Click here to sign up.

Volunteer Opportunity // Des Moines Arts Festival

Come volunteer with the DMMC at this years Des Moines Arts Festival! Volunteering opportunities will be available from Friday June 27th until Sunday June 29th. Volunteers who cover one of the available shifts will be offered the choice of a FREE ONE-DAY PASS to either Friday or Saturday of 80/35!

Volunteer at 80/35 2014

Organized and managed by the non-profit Des Moines Music Coalition, 80/35 requires hundreds of dedicated and responsible people to pull it all together. 2014 volunteer shifts last 4 – 5 hours and we have shifts a few days before, during and after the Festival. Activities range from checking wristbands, selling drink tickets and gate control. Volunteer shifts are available… Read more »

Volunteer for GDP on April 13 & get free passes!

If you don’t already know, the Des Moines Music Coalition is run by volunteers! Their passion is our action. It’s time again for our annual Iowa music festival, Gross Domestic Product, which features 19 bands from 7 different cities. All access passes are sold out, but if you volunteer for a shift, you can attend… Read more »

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