• A Red Cross disaster responder helping an elderly lady and carrying some prepared meals for her
For more than a century, the Red Cross has relied upon its volunteers to prevent, prepare for and respond to countless tragedies. No other organization is more experienced in utilzing volunteer resources and the expertise to keep people safe and sound.

King County Volunteers

Adult Volunteer Application

Be a part of a volunteer workforce that constitutes about 7 percent our entire organization by becoming an American Red Cross adult volunteer. Start by completing an online application through Volunteer Connection. After you confirm your account by email, you will be well on your way to making a difference as a Red Cross volunteer.

Teen wearing Red Cross t-shirt comforting two children

Youth Services Application

Volunteers aged 14 and over are encouraged to become part of our Youth Program by joining a local Red Cross Club, which offers meaningful opportunities for education, training and community service. Current Undergraduate students also have the opportunity to join a club at their local college or university.