The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. The American Red Cross, through its strong network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there in times of need. We aspire to turn compassion into action so that… …all people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope; …our communities are ready and prepared for disasters; …everyone in our country has access to safe, lifesaving blood and blood products; …all members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed; and …in an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.
Volunteer Need 1
Community Outreach Specialist: Come join our fun & exciting Community Outreach Team as we promote the Red Cross through community awareness and prevention programs for a variety of groups. The volunteers on this team learn age-appropriate Red Cross presentations and become skilled at presenting in front of varying audiences. This position will also help coordinate staffing Red Cross booths at health fairs and other mission-related community gatherings. Time commitment varies, but generally 4-8 hours per week.
Volunteer Need 2
The link below is so you can find any Blood Drives happening on any given date & time here and it is always up to date. Our local office has regular days of the week and times that they are open and will be accepting donations. http://www.redcrossblood.org/give/drive/driveSearchList.jsp?zipSponsor=52001&sd=061316&ed=091116&zipFormat=true&_requestid=1239776#