Greater Kansas City

Welcome to the American Red Cross of Greater Kansas City

The American Red Cross Greater Kansas City Region serves over 2 million people in the counties of Johnson, Wyandotte, Bates, Benton, Caroll, Cass, Clay, Henry, Jackson, Lafayette, Pettie, Platte, Ray and Saline.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank your interest in volunteering with the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the American Red Cross. Depending on your location, you may either attend an in person orientation or complete an online orientation. Find out how rewarding giving your time and efforts can be by exploring the specific volunteer opportunities now available!

Board of Directors

Board Chair
Scott Mach

Immediate Past Chair
Susie Heddens


Board Members

  • Ellen Cray
  • Douglas Dalgleish,
  • Jack Elmore
  • Joseph Hampton
  • Daniel Hodes
  • Juanita Howland
  • David Lowe
  • Michael McCoy
  • Willy Pegues IV
  • Jeannette Reintjes

Honorary Life Members

  • Jennifer Gille Bacon
  • Vaughn P. Cornish
  • William H. Coughlin
  • Mrs. Daniel M. Dibble, III
  • Joseph B. “Joe” Donnelly
  • Linda French
  • William L. Frick
  • Robert J. Gourley
  • G. Hall Harsh
  • Susie Heddens
  • Richard D. Hibschman, Ed.D.
  • Mary Kay Horner
  • Mary Hunkeler
  • Harry E. Jordan
  • Leonard P. Kline
  • Audrey Langworthy
  • Mark R. Larrabee
  • Jeanie Sell Latz
  • Lydia Marien, R.N.
  • Kathleen Moore
  • H. Monroe Taliaferro
  • Pasquale Trozzolo
  • Debbie Wilkerson