City of Bend Administrative Services/General Volunteer Interest
Greeters and Ambassadors
Greeting and directing walk-in customers at City Hall, maintaining kiosks and perform other tasks as needed.
Greeting and leading field trips at the Bend Municipal Airport.
During events, Ambassadors can provide valuable information to the public about our community.
Clerical, Technical and Professional Services
An opportunity for individuals or businesses to offer assistance, maintain or learn new skills, and network in professional circles of interest.
The City often needs help with its Special Events. Some of these events may be small, like ice cream socials or First Friday, however the city may hold very large scale events needing photographers, greeters, folks to help with informational displays, etc.
In the event of a disaster, communities depend heavily on volunteers to assist in a variety of important roles including evacuation, First Aid, emergency shelter assistance, etc.
City of Bend Police Department
The City of Bend Police department is a state-accredited agency that meets the best practices for excellence in law enforcement. We are a community based agency committed to the highest standards of ethical behavior, safeguarding the quality of life that makes Bend a great place to live, work and play.
The City of Bend Police Department has a variety of opportunities for people who wish to volunteer their time to help enhance the quality of life in Bend, as well as gain experience or learn new job skills at the same time.
Volunteers who relieve field officers from tasks that can be handled by trained civilians. This includes Disabled Parking Enforcement, Special Events, Mail/Courier, Speed Watch, Abandoned Vehicles, Safety Fairs, Administration Aid, Courtesy Assignments.