Call for SAQA Volunteers - Join the fun!

SAQA is very much a hands-on, member-driven organization. Volunteering is a great way to meet other people and learn more about all the different opportunities.

Below are the current volunteer positions available. Don't see something you like? Contact us at and we can help find something that works for you.

Development Committee
Are you looking to be more involved in SAQA? Do you enjoy planning parties and meeting other supporters of SAQA? The Development Committee is a group of volunteers who enjoy interacting with fellow members and promoting SAQA events and opportunities.
We invite you to learn how YOU can be a part of a dynamic team that makes our members feel special through receptions, making personal connections, and thanking them for their support of SAQA. Please get in touch with us at to learn more.

Finance Committee 
•      When: The committee meets the first Tuesday of the month at 1 pm ET
•      Time Commitment: 2 hours monthly; 20 annually
•      Committee’s Mission: to advise SAQA’s Board and key staff members
•      Requirements: a background in banking, investments, accounting or other relevant experience in finance
•      Contact: Gwyned Trefethen, SAQA’s Treasurer at to learn more.

Education Committee
The Education Committee is currently seeking volunteers to assist with SAQA Seminar and other educational programming. Please contact Kathyrn Davy at if you are interested.

Regional Representatives Needed
Regional Reps are needed for the Alabama & Mississippi, Southern California & Southern Nevada, and Kentucky & Tennessee regions. The Arizona region is looking for a Co-rep.

You can be the one to make a difference!  We are looking to find one or two people who are energetic and passionate about SAQA to fill this volunteer position. It is a great way to meet other like-minded artists in SAQA and outside the organization through outreach and networking opportunities. Please contact the Regional Representative Coordinator for more information.

Volunteer at International Quilt Festival - Houston
Volunteering in the SAQA booth at shows and expos rewards both the volunteer and the organization. It is a way to meet fellow members, bond, network, represent this terrific organization of art quilters, and meet attendees who inquire about membership and the exhibits. Join the fun!

If you are attending the 2023 International Quilt Show in Houston, please consider helping at the SAQA booth. A sign-up link will be posted in September. We hope to see you there!