Program Length: Become a virtual volunteer for however many hours you want!
Admissions Req: Anyone who is 14 years old or older is eligible to sign up for an account for this virtual volunteer opportunity.
Highlight: Here’s a unique virtual volunteer opportunity to contribute to projects that reveal the beauty of history at the Smithsonian Transcription Center. You simply have to create an account on the Smithsonian website, where you can obtain information on instructions and tips on transcription skills, keep track of your virtual volunteer record, and of course, get involved with different projects on history and arts. You can work on projects about African American History, the Civil War, and more! Plus, if you speak any other languages, show off those skills by participating in projects about world culture! Not only will you gain virtual volunteer hours, you will also be a part of something bigger in collaboration with other digital volunteers, Smithsonian librarians, and museum staff. This virtual volunteer opportunity is definitely one of a kind, so sign up for an account now and start transcribing!
Financial: N/A, virtual volunteer work