Volunteer Application

Thank you for becoming a volunteer with the Friends of the Desert Mountains! We look forward to seeing you on the trail, at the National Monument Visitor Center, or around our offices! After completing the application, you will be asked to sign an Acknowledgment of Receipt through DocuSign, which signifies that you have:

  1. Read the Volunteer Handbook
  2. Completed this application
  3. Read the Acknowledgment of Receipt

If you are a returning volunteer, welcome back! If you have never volunteered with us before, contact either the Volunteer Coordinator or the Lead Volunteer at 760-568-9918 to set up an orientation.


Please complete the form below

Name *
Home Phone
Home Phone
Cell Phone
Cell Phone
Primary Address *
Primary Address
Local Address
Local Address
If your primary address is not in the Coachella Valley area, enter your local address here.
Emergency Contact
Emergency Contact Name *
Emergency Contact Name
How is this person related to you?
Emergency Contact Phone Number *
Emergency Contact Phone Number
Your Interests
Check the months you are available: *
Check the days of the week you are available: *
What is your highest level of education? *
Do you have any of the following skills?
Check all programs you wish to participate in: *
Vehicle Insurance Information
By completing a volunteer Application with Friends of the Desert Mountains, you will also register with RSVP, part of a national community service program. The following information will provide liability coverage while traveling to and from volunteer activities and help RSVP track the needs of our community.
Birthdate *
This field is used by RSVP for grant reporting purposes. We do not use this field.
This field is used by RSVP for grant reporting purposes. We do not use this field.