Summer Set-Up and Fall Take-Down 2016

Come work, play and meditate in the Rockies!
Set-up and take-down volunteers commit to:
• minimum 1 week time commitment
• up 30 hours of work per week (weekends are usually free, depending on the weather)
• living, practicing meditation, and working (physical labor and sometimes in inclement weather) with a closely knit team
• 3 hours of community service per week (cleaning or washing dishes)
• upholding our Code of Conduct and Values
 Set-up and take-down volunteers receive:
• room and board: dorm or shared tent, three meals+ per day
• $100 per week in Shambhala Mountain Center program credit
• three daily community practice sessions
• meditation instruction, community classes, and events
• the opportunity to take most weekend programs during your stay at no cost
• guest nights for friends and family to stay at Shambhala Mountain Center at a discounted rate
• a discount at our Gift Store!
 Application process:
• take a look at our website and shambhala.org to get an idea of what we’re about
• fill out the online application (linked below)
• applications and reference forms will be reviewed and those selected will be contacted for an initial phone interview

 

Summer Set-Up 2016 Dates
must arrive and depart on Sunday, minimum of one week, two weeks or more preferred!

April 24 – May 1
May 1 – May 8
May 8 – May 15
May 15 – May 22
May 22 – May 29
May 29 – June 5*
*no new arrivals for the last week

Fall Take-Down 2016 Dates
must arrive and depart on Sunday, minimum of one week, two weeks or more preferred!

August 28 – September 4
September 4 – September 11
September 11 – September 18
September 18 – September 25
September 25 – October 2*
*no new arrivals for the last week

 

Apply here!