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National Volunteer Week

The American Red Cross celebrates the work and support
of the hundreds of thousands of volunteers


The American Red Cross celebrates the work and support of the hundreds of thousands of volunteers during National Volunteer Week. Red Cross volunteers fulfill many roles from coordinating blood drives, to responding to house fires in the middle of the night, to serving as board members and many more.

Nationally, the Red Cross has nearly 330,000 volunteers, more than 90 percent of the Red Cross workforce.

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Volunteer

Learn more about volunteering and finding your local Red Cross. Visit Volunteer Opportunities for the next steps.

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Give Blood

Become a part of the lifesaving work of the Red Cross by donating blood or hosting a blood drive.

You can find more information by visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-REDCROSS.