Turn Compassion Into Action with California Red Cross AmeriCorps
July 19, 2019
(ORANGE COUNTY – July 19, 2019) --- The American Red Cross Desert to the Sea Region is looking for highly energized and service-minded individuals to help further the mission of the American Red Cross as AmeriCorps members. These individuals will work with the local Red Cross to provide vital emergency assistance to individuals affected by disaster and prepare vulnerable communities before disasters strike.
AmeriCorps members are creative, passionate, and dedicated individuals that serve in a full-time capacity for 10.5 months at Red Cross chapters across California. American Red Cross Desert to the Sea Region AmeriCorps positions will be based in Santa Ana and/or Riverside.
If you are looking for a way to help others, get professional experience, and serve your community, the Red Cross encourages you to apply for the AmeriCorps team.
Desired skills include:
Professional demeanor and positive attitude
Enjoys working in groups and public speaking
Interest in Emergency Management
Licensed to drive/clean driving record
Willingness to work weekends and evenings
Bilingual (not required)
$10,000 Education Award
Health care coverage
Student loan forbearance
To find out more about how you can make a difference in vulnerable communities with the Red Cross AmeriCorps teams, contact Amber Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the American Red Cross Desert to the Sea Region: The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. The American Red Cross Desert to the Sea Region has proudly served Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for more than 100 years.