Get Involved

There are a lot of great ways to get involved with the Desert Doves!

Expand and explore the links below for more information about some of the opportunities available.

Attend a Meeting

The bi-monthly Doves' Potluck and General Meeting takes place from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Lopes' Residence. Typically, they occur on the third Saturday of the month in which they are offered. Meeting are potluck style. For information about upcoming meeting dates, or past meeting minutes, please check out our General Meeting page.

Become a Member

Please consider becoming a member of the Desert Doves! The $15 annual fee is used to cover the administrative cost of running the organization. It also contributes to the group donation we make to support Peace Corps Partnership Projects (PCPP) around the world. For more information about projects that the Desert Doves have supported please feel free to check out our Projects Funded page.

For more information on becoming a member, please refer to our Membership page.


As an organization, the Desert Doves volunteers with the Tucson Street Fair each winter and spring. Funds raised as a result of these donated volunteer hours are used to support PCPP around the world. More information about the Street Fair, including how to get involved, can be found under the Fundraising Events page.

As a network of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers we are interested in supporting and volunteering with organizations throughout the community.

If you are looking for more ways to get involved with the community please check out our Community Volunteer Opportunities page.

If you are involved with a community organizations and would like to advertise a volunteer opportunity on our webpage please email us at

Attend a Social Event

The Desert Doves are committed to fostering and developing a sense of community here in Tucson. Our community events are open to all- community members, RPCVs, Coverdell Fellows, students, partners, friends, family, (anyone!) - all are welcome and encouraged to attend.

For information about upcoming events please visit out Social Events page.