City of Bend


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. 


Special Events

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. 


Emergency Volunteers

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. 


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City of Bend Fire Department

Protecting lives and supporting our community with compassion, professionalism, and teamwork.

Bend Fire Department, along with its counterpart Deschutes County Rural Fire Protection District #2, is the largest fire department in Central Oregon. Covering a large majority of Deschutes County with fire and medical coverage, the department responds to over 10,800 calls for service annually.



Protecting lives and supporting our community with compassion, professionalism, and teamwork.


Honorable in our conduct ~ Loyal to our mission ~ Trusted by our community


It is expected that we will risk our safety to save the life of a fellow human being.

With calculated safety precautions, we may risk our safety to protect savable property.

We will not risk our safety for life or property that is clearly lost.


Resilience ~ Integrity ~ Compassion ~ Respect ~ Optimism ~ Humility



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