Birmingham 2022 Festival commissions are offering a range of opportunities to volunteer with projects across the West Midlands. You don’t need to have volunteered before and will have access to skills and training useful for volunteering and beyond.

Opportunities will be linked here, please apply directly to the project if you want to get involved.


Spectra is a neurodiverse multi-arts company that creates playful and inclusive work that explores the world around us. We warmly welcome volunteers from the global majority; members of the LGBTQ+ community; those who identify as disabled; and members of D/deaf communities. Information about our previous work can be found on our website:

Spectra are looking for volunteers between June to September 2022 to support the building and visitor experience for Abundance, a garden and sensory play space on the grounds of the Birmingham City Hospital.

For more information please contact Heidi on, or fill out this enquiry form to schedule a chat.

Jambo Cinema

Jambo Cinema is a multifaceted immersive exhibition emerging from a nostalgic time in artist Dawinder Bansal's childhood in Wolverhampton. 

Would you like to join Dawinder and her team as a volunteer steward at her exhibition Jambo Cinema? If so, we're still searching for volunteers to help invigilate the exhibition while its on at the Mailbox.

Register here.

As We Speak 

Beatfreeks are looking for a team of volunteers to help deliver an event and exhibition for As We Speak. 

You will be helping in ensuring the smooth running of the event by acting as a point of contact for information, helping audiences navigate the space, offering food and drink to guests and communicating with the project delivery team. 

Find out more and apply here