Auxiliary Society

  • Chicago, Auxiliary Society, Meeting, Red Cross

Young Professionals Making a Difference

The Auxiliary Society is a dedicated group of mission-minded young professionals who support the American Red Cross through fundraising activities. Raising an average of $200,000 annually, proceeds from membership and fundraising events support the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross in our community, across the country and around the world.

    Benefits Include:

  • Networking opportunities with fellow philanthropic young professionals and career development opportunities
  • Volunteer for the world’s most recognized charity
  • Leadership opportunities in a range of areas including Auxiliary Board positions, event planning committees, membership committees & third party fundraising

Auxiliary Society Membership Requirements

  • Make a meaningful gift annually to the American Red Cross (membership dues), 100% of your donation goes to support the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross.
  • Attend at least 3 quarterly Auxiliary Society Board meetings
  • Be an active member of at least one Auxiliary Society event committee (Mingling for a Mission, Red Cross Classic, and Team Red Cross).
    • Attend Monthly Meetings
    • Contribute to committee’s fundraising efforts by being an active and involved committee member
  • Attend on-going Auxiliary Society events (optional) for networking, volunteering, and leadership opportunities
Be a part of a society that mobilizes to help their neighbors across the street, across the country and across the world.

To receive an Auxiliary Society application, and learn more about the application process, contact Kelly Studdert, Auxiliary Society Membership Chair.

Auxiliary Society Members

    Red Level Supporters -

  • Ryan April
  • Natalie Borg (Executive Chair)
  • William Meskan

    Platinum -

  • Tami Chapek

    Gold -

  • Robert Chodos Jr.
  • Alissa Dirksen (Executive Vice Chair)
  • Mark Grant
  • Stanley Hill
  • Jeanine Pekkarinen (Red Cross Classic Chair)
  • Clarise Stockle (Mingling for a Mission Chair)
  • Kelly Studdert (Membership Chair)

    Silver -

  • Rajat Dubey
  • Tamara Habib
  • Daniel Kang
  • Andrea Metzger
  • Kate Molter
  • Christina O'Connell
  • Duangnapa Palungrit
  • Patricia Pelaez Kawashima
  • Colleen Pratt (Team Red Cross Chair)
  • Chris Tomes