Looking to get involved with your community? Not sure where to start? Our community offers an abundance of opportunities for individuals and families to volunteer their time. Volunteers are a critical part of many agencies’ ability to offer a wide variety of programs, and to continue to assist families in need. Volunteering also strengthens our commitment to the community we share. Find opportunities.
The City recruits volunteers for positions in the City year-round for posted openings or by program referral. Volunteers must complete the application and a background check.
The City is looking to bring in new volunteers to support our work at SAVES for all positions. Please attend one of our volunteer orientations to learn more about the positions, job duties and responsibilities, and the schedule for each. LEARN MORE
Palmdale Ambassadors are volunteers who engage residents in community outreach throughout the City of Palmdale. You must have completed the Palmdale Partners Academy to apply to become a Palmdale Ambassador. If you qualify and would like to apply, please click HERE.
Let’s keep our community graffiti-free
Join the City of Palmdale as we beautify our City and remove graffiti from our streets. Together we can make our City a beautiful place to call home. This activity is for anyone 18+ years old. This activity is not recommended for anyone with mobility issues. You must have your mode of transportation for this event. You will follow the City staff to the worksite in your vehicle. APPLY NOW
Administrative Hearing Officer
Conduct hearings, examine evidence and render decisions and judgments for the City in accordance with the Palmdale Municipal Code on Administrative and Parking Citations for which cities appeal and hearings are requested. View job description - APPLY NOW
Youth Sports Coaching
All of our youth sports programs are coached by volunteers and we offer various resources including a thorough Coaching Guide, weekly practice plans and game tips, and staff assistance. Volunteering is a 2 to 3-hour commitment each week, with coaches being able to select their practice times. Games are played during the week and on Saturdays. APPLY NOW
Get connected through programming at the Library — it’s not just for books anymore!
Engage in Your Local Schools
Schools need dedicated volunteers to carry out various duties throughout the school. When you contribute your time at a school, you’re sending the message that you consider education a worthy cause. To learn more, contact the school district directly or visit:
Volunteering can be an exciting, growing, enjoyable experience. It is truly gratifying to serve a cause, practice one's ideals, work with people, solve problems, see benefits, and know one had a hand in them.