AmeriCorps / VISTA

  • Prepare your home and family for emergencies

AmeriCorps / VISTA offers you the opportunity to make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you. It’s a chance to apply your skills and ideals toward helping others and meeting critical needs in the community.

Each year, AmeriCorps and VISTA offer 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups. Whether your service makes a community safer, gives a child a second chance, or helps protect the environment, you’ll be getting things done!

AmeriCorps and VISTA members address critical needs in communities all across America. As an American Red Cross of Central New York AmeriCorps or VISTA member, you can:

  • Improve the delivery of health information through presentations & trainings
  • Help communities respond to emergencies & disasters
  • Support youth educational & safety programming
  • Promote international awareness & relations
  • Build organizational capacity & volunteerism
  • Coordinate neighborhood coalitions to community action
  • Look for your chance to become an AmeriCorps or VISTA member at the Central New York Chapter of the American Red Cross and make a difference in the Central New York community.

    For more information, call (315) 234-2200.