Expand your horizons! As a member of Indonesian Heritage Society you will make new friends and enrich your time in Jakarta by volunteering your existing skills and learning new ones in a fun and friendly international atmosphere. There are opportunities available for many interests for all our members.


The centrally located Indonesian Heritage Society Library has a collection of nearly 4000 books, slides, tapes, and other resources. Friendly volunteer staff assist registered Friends with registrations, schedule meetings, and browsing and borrowing books and resources. The Library is the heart of the organization, and always welcomes interested new volunteers. more info. For information regarding volunteer training sessions and how to participate, please email the Library co-chairs at library@heritagejkt.org.

Information Technology

The Information Technology team manages the Heritage Society website, produces and sends the weekly E-newsletter to all registered participants. I.T. is always looking for those with computer skills of all levels, website and HTML programming knowledge, and anyone wishing to learn more about how these electronic publications are created by volunteering to help produce them. More info, please contact the Information Technology co-chairs at it@heritagejkt.org.


The Publishing team welcomes support from those with editing and proof-reading skills and assistance from Friends with knowledge of the software program “InDesign”. Those with skills such as photography, drawing, editing, printing, will find this group fulfilling. If this is your area of expertise, please join in the fun!.
More info, please contact the Publishing co-chairs at publishing@heritagejkt.org.


The Sales team markets new publications and gift items. Those with skills such as marketing, organizational and inventory and business skills (Excel) will find this group fulfilling. If this is your area of expertise, please join in the fun! More info, please contact the Sales co-chairs at sales@heritagejkt.org.


Those with clerical and administrative skills, and with an interest in meeting newcomers to Jakarta would enjoy being part of this vital group. Please contact the Registration co-chairs at registration@heritagejkt.org.

School Programs

Do you think teaching young children in international schools about Indonesian culture sounds fun? Those who enjoy working with children will find this activity particularly rewarding. No prior teaching experience is necessary. Please contact the School Programs co-chairs at schools@heritagejkt.org.

Museum Tours and Projects

Support the Museum Nasional by becoming a volunteer museum guide. We run museum guide training courses twice a year. Work on practical projects with the Museum Nasional and other museums. Volunteers are extremely priviledged to work on projects involving photography, documentation, translation and labeling.

Interested in teaching French, Japanese, Korean or other languages to museum tour guides?
Please contact the Museum Section vice-chair at vcmuseums@heritagejkt.org.


If you enjoy planning social gatherings or want to show off your negotiating skills, join the Events team! You can commit to as many or as few events as you choose. Event coordinators choose venues, arrange for food and drink, organize entertainment and work with Public Relations to advertise each event. More info, please contact the Events co-chairs at events@heritagejkt.org.

Public Relations

Do you enjoy using your communication skills to create public notices and invitations? Then join our Public Relations team! Please contact the Public Relations co-chairs at publicrelations@heritagejkt.org.

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