PO Box 667 New Hope, PA 18938 215.862.5828

Volunteer Information

We Are Seeking Volunteers for Positions at the Pacific International Quilt Festival!

Registration is required for all volunteers.

Please note: Volunteers must be members of a guild.

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Volunteer positions will be filled as commitments are received.

(Please note: Pre-Registration is required for all volunteers.)

Duties: Be available at designated areas where quilts are on display and assist viewers who wish to “take a closer look” at specific garments and textiles. There are two four-hour shifts on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday to choose from. Volunteers receive a $45 credit to be used towards a workshop for each shift they commit to during the event. There is a limit of two shifts per volunteer.  A pair of white cotton gloves is required but NOT provided.

JUDGING ASSISTANTS (Quilt Competition) 
Duties: Assist the judging team (this may fulfill some organizations’ requirements toward judging certification). Starts with a breakfast briefing and includes a complimentary lunch. Volunteers for this assignment will receive a $65 credit to be used towards a workshop. Please note:  If you enter a quilt into this competition, you are not eligible for the quilt assistant position. 

Duties: Press and Dress! Assist the professional fashion show coordinator in the preparation and presentation of the show. Volunteers for this assignment will receive a $45 credit to be used towards a workshop. 

FASHION SHOW MODELS (May be guild members or friends and relatives of guild members)
Duties: Runway modeling experience not required! Fitting requirements:  woman of any age, 5’2” through 5’6” preferred, dress size 8 - 14.  Models need to bring colored shoes, black shoes, and wear long pantyhose. Models will receive a $45 credit to be used towards a workshop.