Make a Difference in Your Community
Volunteers constitute about 90 percent of the American Red Cross workforce. Volunteers make it possible to respond to nearly 64,000 disasters every year, most of them home and apartment fires. Find out about the needs in your area by searching for current volunteer opportunities.
Assist with volunteer recruitment, placement, record keeping and recognition.
Provide food, shelter, comfort and care for families affected by major disasters such as fire, hurricanes and tornadoes.
Disaster Action Team
Volunteers need to respond to single-family fires with a disaster action team supervisor.
Disaster Preparedness Presenter
Educate individuals and groups on how to be prepared before a disaster occurs
During disasters, tell the Red Cross story to your community.