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Ready to

Make a Difference?

You've come to the right place! It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.

Volunteer in Your Community!

Thank you for your interest in serving your neighbors in your community. The American Red Cross relies on volunteers to help us with our mission of relieving human suffering by preventing, preparing for and responding to emergencies.

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Become a Volunteer

Volunteers are invaluable to the daily operation of the American Red Cross and are truly the heart and soul of the organization. Follow these steps and become a volunteer with the American Red Cross Serving Central Pennsylvania!

Chicago Adult Volunteer Application Red Cross

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I volunteer for disaster relief efforts? How do I start the process of becoming a volunteer? What is the time commitment required to volunteer? If you've got questions about volunteering, we've got answers...