A group of people with a common goal can accomplish greatness.


A group of people with a common goal can accomplish greatness.



Volunteers are the fuel that power our festival.

WV Coal Festival offers a variety of ways for our members to get involved, from short-term opportunities to ongoing committees, and board service.

With every new volunteer, WV Coal Festival grows more energized, more diverse and inclusive, and better equipped to reach our common goals.

We encourage you to deepen your engagement with the WV Coal Festival and your town.

Volunteer today using this form!



(e.g. fluency in a second language, computer skills, working with children, etc.)

Select which times you are available.

A brief summary of work experience including your current employer and length of time you have been employed in your current position. (75-150 words)

A summary of skills and qualifications you have acquired from previous volunteer work, or through other activities, especially hobbies and sports. When possible we will try to place you in an area that matches your skill set and interests. (75-150 words)


Yes, and I agree to the Code of Conduct Policy

I understand that as an Coal Homecoming Festival (CHF) volunteer I will adhere to the Standards of Conduct.

The CHF Standard of Conduct state that as a volunteer I:

- agree to cooperate with CHF through the volunteer screening process;

- will fulfill all my volunteer duties and responsibilities;

- will be expected to work a minimum of xx hours over the duration of the festival;

- will be a responsible ambassador for the festival and represent the CHF in a positive way;

- will treat other volunteers, performers, staff, and the public with respect. If a problem arises, resolution should be deferred to my Coordinator or Volunteer Services;

- will wear my Volunteer ID, supplied, while on duty and will refrain from wearing it when not on duty;

- will maintain confidentiality with respect to all CHF information and records;

- will not use CHF property or monies for personal advantage;

- understand that all materials obtained in connection with volunteering for CHF remain the property of CHF;

- and, will refer questions from the media involving policy or sensitive issues to my Coordinator or Volunteer Services.

I understand that the access pass is non-transferable and remains the property of CHF and can be repossessed under the following conditions:

- if I commit illegal, violent, or unsafe acts;

- if I am under the influence of alcohol or drugs;

- if I violate campground rules and regulations;

- and, if I fail to contribute the minimum time requirements or fail to fulfill shift commitments.

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