Volunteer Resources

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Volunteers are the heart of the Red Cross and the National Capital Region strives to support our volunteers with helpful resources and information. Below are various websites and links to resources for Red Cross volunteers.
Your primary resource as a Red Cross volunteer is Volunteer Connection. This is your one-click link to:

  • Browse and apply for current volunteer opportunities
  • Sign up for shifts and trainings
  • Record your volunteer hours
  • Keep in touch with fellow volunteers
  • Learn what’s going on at our local chapter
  • And much more!
To access your volunteer profile, log on to Volunteer Connection. If you have not yet set up an account, you can do so by filling out the Volunteer Application.

Online Resources

The Volunteer Handbook is available for download. If you have any questions, please contact our Volunteer Engagement department at 703.584.8444 or chncrvolunteerengagement@redcross.org.

Other Useful Web Sites and Resources

www.nationalsevice.gov is the official website of the Federal agency called Corporation for National Service. This site contains many useful resources and links on volunteering and service.

Many other volunteer opportunities in your community are available through our partners in the Washington Metro Coalition of Volunteer Centers posted here:

Volunteer Alexandria
123 N. Alfred St., 3rd floor
Alexandria, Va. 22314
Telephone: 703-836-2176

Montgomery County Volunteer Center
12900 Middlebrook Road, Suite 1600
Germantown, MD 20874
Telephone: 240-777-2600

Volunteer Center of Anne
Arundel County, Inc.
2666 Riva Rd., Suite 130
Annapolis, Md. 21401
Telephone: 410-897-9207

Volunteer Fairfax
10530 Page Ave.
Fairfax, Va. 22030
Telephone: 703-246-3460

Volunteer Arlington
3033 Wilson Blvd.
Department of Human Services Suite 700A
Arlington, Va. 22201
Telephone: 703-228-1760

Volunteer Loudoun
215 Depot Court S.E.
Leesburg, VA 20175
Telephone: 703-777-0505

Voluntary Action Center of Prince William Area
9248 Center St.
Manassas, Va. 20110
Telephone: 703-369-5292 x23

Frank D Reeves Municipal Center
2000 14th Street, NW, Suite 101
Washington, DC 20009
Telephone: 703-369-5292 x23