Become a Volunteer Staff Member

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer program staff member (counselor, for example) at Wallowa Lake, click here to open the Volunteer Program Staff Process Page!

Deep breath …aaahhh…. breathe refreshing clean air, drink ice cold spring water, eat delicious home-cooked meals, sleep in a deluxe private room, enjoy views of frolicking wildlife, nap in peace and quiet, hike mountains right out your door, read a good book, dabble in pristine Wallowa Lake, shop in adorable Joseph, OR. You will be staying in our Volunteer Community Center!

All of this is yours for 4-6 hours a day of fun volunteering (dishwashing, washing windows, painting etc...) at camp!

Contact Peggy Lovegren, Wallowa Lake United Methodist Camp Director, to find out more and get signed up for a day(s), a week(s), a month(s), May through October! / 541-432-1271

All adults and older youth w/parent welcome to apply!!!

Summer Volunteer Staff Applicants must meet the following requirements

Applicants must:

  • Submit a volunteer application, which includes
    • Your relevant personal information
    • Agreement to be in alignment with our Mission Statement
    • Two References who are not relatives
  • Be able to pass a background check
  • Complete an online medical form (paper forms available if necessary).
  • Be able to interact with other people in a positive way
  • Be physically able to do the job you are applying for and to stand for long hours
  • Be willing to work as a team player, helping with things "outside" your job description.
  • Be able to work long, irregular hours


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A partnership between The Oregon-Idaho Conference of The United Methodist Church
and The Episcopal Diocese of Oregon