Become a Volunteer

Every Volunteer is Special To Us

Whether they are conducting tours, assisting with special events, performing key administrative tasks or being a on air talent WLRN’s corps of more than 200 volunteers play a vital role in the successful operation of the station.

Benefits for volunteers

  • The opportunity to build team spirit
  • The opportunity to meet like- minded individuals
  • Get a behind-the-scenes look at how the station works
  • Meet local personalities and visiting NPR/PBS guests
  • Have the satisfaction of supporting your local NPR/PBS station
  • Students can count their volunteer time as community service hours
  • Participate in interesting events
  • The opportunity to make a difference
  • Flexible hours
  • An opportunity to learn new skills

Fill out the volunteer application (click here to download PDF) and send it to the following address:

Friends of WLRN
169 E Flagler Street, Suite 1400
Miami, FL 33131-1213

For more information and how you can get involved, contact Dee Diaz, Sustainer/Volunteer Coordinator at (305) 350-7979 or via email.

WLRN Volunteer Opportunities:

South Miami Rotary Art Festival
February 21-22, 2015, 10am-6pm
SW 72nd Street (Downtown South Miami)
South Miami, FL 33143
Volunteers needed to assist at booth and setup

WLRN’s Bagels & Barks
In partnership with the Miami-Dade County Animal Services
Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9am-12pm
Tropical Park (Dog Park)
7900 SW 40th Street
Miami, Florida
Volunteers needed to assist at booth and setup

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run
Join Team WLRN (WLRN Staff, Members, Listeners, Viewers) for our annual 3 mile walk or run. Volunteers received complimentary a Team WLRN t-shirt and refreshments.

2015 Race Dates

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run – Fort Lauderdale
Race date: Thursday, April 2, 6:45 P.M.
Huizenga Plaza, 32 East Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run – West Palm Beach
Race date: Wednesday, April 15, 6:45 P.M.
Meyer Amphitheatre, 104 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, Fla.

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run – Miami
Race date: Thursday, April 23, 6:45 P.M.
Bayfront Park, 301 North Biscayne Blvd., Miami, Fla.

WLRN Studio Tour Guides
172 NE 15th Street, Miami, FL 33132

For more information or to volunteer, contact Dee Diaz at or call 305-350-7979.