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Front Desk Volunteer

November 9, 2018

We are so grateful for your support and past visits to the Presbyterian Historical Society. As PHS develops a volunteer program to allow our friends and neighbors ways to get more involved with our ministry, we are looking for personable and capable persons to volunteer time at our front desk to greet visitors and patrons and answer the phone. We would love to hear from you if you are interested. Please share the announcement below with friends and others at your church. If you would be able to get the announcement shared in your congregation’s bulletin, newsletter, or online website, we would be very grateful.

Volunteer Position:
Desk Greeter at the Presbyterian Historical Society
425 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Be a volunteer on our team at the Presbyterian Historical Society to serve as guest liaison at the front desk of our Society Hill campus. Volunteers will greet and assist researchers, visitors, and vendors; help with light phone and mail duties; and assist with basic computer work. (Microsoft, Outlook email, and Excel experience a plus.) We will support and train volunteers in duties and protocols. If you are organized, energetic, and personable, with an interest in history and the work of the church, this position is for you! 

If you are interested in becoming a part of our team, please contact Lorraine Brown (215) 928-3886 or

The Presbyterian Historical Society has been the national archives for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and its predecessor denominations since 1852. 

For more about PHS call (215) 627-1852 or visit us online at