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Be a Volunteer

Find volunteer opportunities in your local area

By volunteering with the American Red Cross, you’ll join a worldwide movement dedicated to providing relief to victims of disaster. Whether you’re in career transition, a student looking for experience, work full-time, retired, or have a few extra hours, you too can make a difference and save lives.


General Volunteer (18 years or older)

Support the Red Cross Mission through programs, projects, community events and presentations, local disaster relief, teaching lifesaving courses, supporting blood drives, and more!

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Red Cross NextGen Group

RCNG was chartered to engage busy young professionals in ensuring the next generations of Red Cross supporters are ready to connect and be involved in making a better tomorrow, today.

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Youth & Young Adult Services

Engage your High School or College with Red Cross as a Youth Club or support your local Youth Corps.

Youth Interns

Summer Internship Program

Become an Intern with the Red Cross and receive networking, personal and professional development opportunities.

Volunteer Groups

Group Volunteer Opportunities

Get involved with the Red Cross as a group, Red Cross volunteer or not, in a one-time volunteer event.

Red Cross Los Angeles Americorp


AmeriCorps members help achieve the American Red Cross mission by focusing on under resourced communities providing much needed services that community members may not be able to afford.