Corps de Ballet Volunteer Program

Thank you for your interest in the CPYB Corps de Ballet Volunteer Program!

Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet’s Corps de Ballet Volunteer Program was formed to support CPYB’s needs at every level. Whether you can contribute a few hours each year or a few hours each week, your support to CPYB will help us ensure our success.  

Volunteer Opportunities Include:

Costume Shop
Help restore and produce the many costumes worn by CPYB dancers. 

Special Events
Support CPYB staff during special events including performances, An Evening at the Barre and in-studio events.

Public Relations
Recruit and encourage community members to get involved with the ballet by attending performances, community events, or in-studio events!

Office Assistance
Support CPYB’s administrative staff including archiving, filing, and other clerical duties.


How to Become a Corps de Ballet Volunteer

Interested volunteers must complete a membership profile providing name, address, phone number, e-mail address, previous volunteer activities, areas of volunteer interest, and days/hours available. You must be 18 years of age or older to apply.

Become a CPYB Corps de Ballet volunteer today!¹   APPLY

¹Volunteers are required to submit child abuse, state criminal and federal criminal history clearances (or affidavit of exemption) prior to acceptance into the CPYB Corps de Ballet Volunteer Program. 

Volunteer Clearances

CPYB is dedicated to providing a safe environment for learning. All CPYB volunteers are required to submit child abuse history certification and state criminal and federal criminal history (or exemption affidavit) clearances prior to approval as a volunteer and every 5 years after.

  • Creating an account and submitting your application online will give you immediate access to your results. Begin Process
  • Clearances can be submitted by mail and results will be mailed to the applicant's address within 14 days from the date the application was received. Download Form 

As of July 2015, the fee for the Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Certification is $0.     

  • Creating an account and submitting your application online will give you immediate access to your results. Begin Process
  • Clearances can be submitted by mail and results will be mailed to the applicant's address. A response may take four weeks or longer. Download Form 

As of December 2017, the fee for a Pennsylvania Criminal History Record Check is $22 and is a responsibility of the volunteer.     

  • Option 1:
    If you have lived in Pennsylvania for the last 10 years, you may complete and return an affidavit in lieu of fingerprinting. Download Form
  • Option 2:
    If you have not lived in Pennsylvania for the last 10 years, but established residency in PA within the last nine years or less AND obtained your FBI clearance during that time you may submit these results.
  • Option 3
    If you currently reside out-of-state or country AND obtained your FBI clearance in the last 5 years, you may submit these results. 
  • Option 4
    If none of the above applies, you must complete a full application (including fingerprinting). Begin Process

 


Volunteering with CPYB is a Rewarding Experience

As a volunteer, you are eligible for certain rewards** such as invitation-only events, performance tickets and merchandise discount.

**Rewards are earned after a minimum number of hours have been recorded.