**Volunteers need to be 14 years and older. We need volunteers for acting inside Paxton Manor and the Carnival of Souls, as well as Mob Squad volunteers to help outside as customer service representatives (non-acting roles) and makeup artists.  

  • All volunteers must complete the online application HERE, letting us know their interests and their dates of availability
  • You must be at least 14 years old
  • New actors and all makeup artists MUST attend Ghoul School Volunteer Training

Ghoul School Volunteer Training 2018

  • All new actors and both returning and new makeup artists MUST attend one of the GHOUL SCHOOL volunteer trainings
  • To sign up for Ghoul School, complete the online application form HERE.
  • Dates:
    • Makeup Artists (REQUIRED for both NEW and RETURNING volunteers): Sunday, September 30th from 12:00-2:30pm
    • New Actors (REQUIRED): Sunday, September 30th from 3:00-7:00pm
    • Returning Actors (Not required): Monday, Ocotober 1st from 7:00-9:00pm
  • No prior experience is necessary;
  • You must be at least 14 years old;

Contact Denise Daffron with any questions at ddaffron@thearcofloudoun.org

Shocktober is a major production that logged over 5,000 volunteer hours for The Arc of Loudoun  in 2017. The Arc of Loudoun is always looking for dynamic volunteers!  Whether you want to volunteer once a week or once a year, we have a diverse range of opportunities for people of all ages and levels of ability.  We would love to talk with you about how YOU can get involved in this incredible and unique organization. The Arc of Loudoun is a full-service organization with multiple programs and services that together provide an integrated and innovative environment for people with disabilities from childhood through adulthood, as well as their families and caretakers, through its many programs.

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