Community Arts Support Team (CAST)


Why join CAST?

Because you care about children, education and the arts.
Because you want to contribute to this worthwhile mission.
Because you'll get to observe fantastic artists teaching great programs.
Because you'll get to see children having truly enriching arts experiences.
Because the schedule is flexible.
Because we need you!       



Volunteer Opportunities


KCYA Board directed committees


Special Events Committee: work with other volunteers and KCYA staff to assist in planning and implementing one or more special events, raising both funds and awareness.


Marketing Committee: work with other volunteers and KCYA staff to develop and implement an integrated marketing/communications/public relations campaign highlighting the KCYA Brand and program impact 


Facilities Committee: advise KCYA Board and staff on facilities issues, including maintenance, repair/replace schedules, landscaping, etc.



Community School of the Arts (CSA) Committee


Dance and Theatre Performances (January, May, July) - Volunteers can distribute flyers and brochures, take photos, sell or serve snacks, and welcome guests.


Fundraising Committee (ongoing) - Plan and implement projects to support CSA scholarships 


First week of classes (January, June, September) - Give building tours to new students/families




A KCYA Advocate creates greater awareness of KCYA programs. Advocates can: 

  • Provide feedback on programs delivered in schools
  • Represent KCYA at community events
  • Help identify new friends




Please call 816-531-4022 to learn more.




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