Become a Volunteer
Our dedicated volunteers and interns are an essential part of our team. Annually, our volunteers donate a combined 28,000 hours in every area of our organization.
Our volunteer program brings people ages 16+ with a common interest in nature and conservation while developing leadership skills, a sense of responsibility, and the opportunity to give back to the San Diego community.
Once the application is received in full, it will be reviewed and we will reach out to you. For more information email email@example.com or call the volunteer line at (619) 409-5909.
2023 Volunteer Application Dates
|March 12, 2023||March 18, 2023|
|April 9, 2023||April 16, 2023|
|May 14, 2023||May 20, 2023|
|June 4, 2023||June 11, 2023|
Become a Docent
Share your enthusiasm for local wildlife! The Living Coast Discovery Center seeks creative, passionate, and eco-friendly individuals to join our Docent Program. This is the perfect position for those seeking to expand their knowledge in animal care, public speaking, and environmental education.
2023 Winter Training Schedule
10 AM – 3 PM
Saturday, January 7
Saturday, February 4
Saturday, March 4
Docent training is a three-part series. You must attend all three sessions to become a docent at the Living Coast Discovery Center.
For questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or (619) 409-5909.
View the full docent description here.
Docents must be 18 years or older.
|Session||Time Frame||Program||Application Deadline|
|Summer||June – August||Animal Care||April 4, 2023|
|Summer||June – August||Marketing||April 4, 2023|
|Summer||June – August||Sustainability||April 4, 2023|
|Fall||September – November||Animal Care||July 9, 2023|
|Fall||September – November||Sustainability||July 9, 2023|
|Winter||November – February||Animal Care||October 1, 2023|
|Winter||November – February||Sustainability||October 1, 2023|