Become a Volunteer

  • Quad Cities Red Cross, Become a Volunteer

Becoming 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!

How Do You Get Started?

Get started by completing the volunteer application below.

A required training highlights the history, values, and fundamental principles of the Red Cross and reviews volunteer opportunities currently available within the chapter.

Depending on which volunteer path you choose with the American Red Cross, you may need to complete additional training. We will work with you to refer you to the department of your choice and will inform you of any additional training you may need to get started.

Quad Cities Red Cross, Volunteer Application Types

Quad Cities Area Application

If you are interested in volunteering with the Quad Cities Area Chapter, please submit the Quad Cities Area Volunteer Application.

Quad Cities Red Cross, Volunteer Application Types, Branch Offices

Branch Office Application

If you are interested in volunteering in Bureau, Des Moines, Lee, Louisa, Muscatine or Whiteside counties, please complete the Branch Office Volunteer Application.

Youth volunteers

Once your application and background check are received, you will be contacted by a volunteer recruiter to discuss next steps.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Red Cross team!