If you’re 18 years of age or older, and would like to receive membership application package to join the San Jose RACES team, please use the form below to submit your request. You’ll receive via email a PDF document containing the following:
- Membership Packet Instruction Sheet
- Disaster Service Worker Volunteer (DSW) registration
- SJ RACES Membership Application
- RACES Property Issuance & Return Form
- Communications Resource Update Form
- Code of Ethics Form
- Quick Start Manual for New RACES Members
Your request will be satisfied within one or two days (but hopefully, much sooner).
Be aware that a requirement for becoming a San Jose RACES member is registering to become a California Disaster Service Worker volunteer. While anyone can become a DSW volunteer, the process requires one to subscribe to a loyalty oath.
I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of California against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of California; that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties upon which I am about to enter.
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