Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Discovering Amistad.
Our volunteers are important partners in helping us build a wide range of educational events and programs. There will be opportunities to help out on the ship, too.

We are in the process of evaluating our volunteer needs and will have complete information about opportunities in the next few months. If you wish to have us contact you, please fill out the form below:

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Your efforts, time and use of your talents will help to change lives. We look forward to seeing you soon and welcoming you as our newest volunteer!

For more information, please contact Barbara Bind, Director of Operations and Marketing Communications, at

My previous experience with Amistad, our recreated tall ship with a powerful story, changed my life. Now Iā€™d like to enhance that experience with Discovering Amistad to change the lives of others.
— Kai Perry
Research Assistant, Yale University,
Ph.D. candidate, University of Connecticut and Discovering Amistad Board Member