National Youth Council

  • Eli Russ, National Youth Council Member in front of a Red Cross emergency response vehicle

Making a Difference by Getting Involved

The American Red Cross National Youth Council represents the interests of young people and promotes youth and young adult involvement throughout the Red Cross.

This advisory board helps develop and implement programs and initiatives aimed at involving youth and young adults in the Red Cross. Its projects include subjects such as national youth service initiatives, youth involvement in service delivery and leadership development, trends and issues in youth volunteerism and service learning, and the needs and interests of American youth.

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