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Volunteer Opportunities


If you’ve been itching to get personally involved with the future of China Lake, roll up your sleeves and become a CLA volunteer! We are always seeking highly motivated individuals to serve on our Board of Directors* or volunteer as opportunities become available.


To Apply:

Review the information below, then fill out and submit the accompanying form. We look forward to having you on our team! 

  • Advocacy - Represent CLA's interests at the local, state and federal levels.

  • Conservation, Construction & Landscaping Participate with LakeSmart, the Loon Count, invasive plant monitoring (via Courtesy Boat Inspection/Plant Paddles) and more. Tackle nonpoint source (NPS) pollution projects with our Erosion Control Team, the Youth Conservation Corps and landowners.

  • Development - Foster existing relationships and curate new funding opportunities.

  • Education - Plan and host community awareness events and other programs.

  • Financial Stewardship - Maximize the impact of CLA’s membership donations, grants and other investments.

  • Logistics & Organization - Utilize strong communication and project management skills to support CLA initiatives. 

  • Public Speaking - Engage with the community — kids to seniors! — at various events.

  • Social Media, Website & Technology - Grow CLA’s digital presence, user engagement and experience.

  • Writing & Design - Create copy and materials for CLA programs.

*The Board of Directors meets monthly (mostly via Zoom) -- normally the third Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. In addition to regular meeting attendance, Directors are required to be actively engaged and fully support our mission. Directors shall be selected entirely on a nondiscriminatory basis with respect to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Volunteer with Us!

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 Masthead Photo Credit: Jason Rushing

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