Volunteer and get involved

Support our community by making a hands-on impact! Desert Mission offers volunteer opportunities for both groups and individuals.


Volunteering details and opportunities:

Desert Mission is open for volunteering opportunities over our standard hours of operation, Monday - Friday, and on select weekend dates for Desert Mission special events.


  • Age: Volunteers must be aged 16+ (ages 16 and 17 must be accompanied by an adult chaperone)
  • Wardrobe: Closed-toe shoes required; sleeveless shirts not allowed
  • Group size: Maximum group volunteering capacity is approximately ~10 individuals
  • Volunteering 4x or more in one year? A person (group members, included) may volunteer within the HonorHealth network up to 4 times in one calendar year without going through formal onboarding. If you are interested in volunteering more than 4 times in one year and would like to learn more about the onboarding process, please contact HonorHealth Volunteer Services.

How to schedule or learn more

  • Are you an individual interested in volunteering with Desert Mission’s Adult Day Health Care, Food Bank, or Lincoln Learning Center?
    ` - - > Visit HonorHealth Volunteer Services to learn more and to apply.

  • Are you a group interested in volunteering at Desert Mission Food Bank or at a special event such as our Postal Drive, Turkey Distribution or Holiday Adopt a Family?
    ` - - > Please email us to schedule your group or to add your name to our special event volunteer interest list. 

Upcoming special event volunteering opportunities

  • Heart of Sunnyslope | Saturday, February 24, 2024
  • Postal Drive | Saturday, May 11, 2024
  • Turkey Distribution | Saturday, November 23, 2024
  • Holiday Adopt a Family | December 2024 (TBD)

Get started or get more info

For more information about these programs.