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
Team WLRN
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 volunteer@friendsofwlrn.org or call 305-350-7979.

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