We’re looking for volunteers who can deliver livesaving blood to those who need it most. Are you a safe and dependable driver who can commit to 2-4 shifts per month? If so, we encourage you to learn more!
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. ~Mission Statement
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. No matter your interests, skills or schedule, you can make a significant contribution to your community and help people in their moments of greatest need. Whether it’s assisting individuals and families displaced by disaster, providing emergency food supplies to fight hunger in the community, bolstering local blood supply, or providing care and comfort to service members and support to their families, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
Most-Needed Volunteers: Shelter Service Associates and Shelter Supervisors
Be ready to help your local community! Due to predictions for an active hurricane and wildfire season and the complexities of COVID-19, the Red Cross will need thousands of volunteers to care for people when disasters strike. Train now to be a Ready Red Cross Shelter Volunteer so you can answer the call when your community needs it most!
We will need volunteers to help support emergency shelters by staffing different areas including reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information collection and other vital tasks. We have both associate and supervisory level opportunities available. Will you be ready to roll up your sleeves and help?
Search for “Shelter” in the search bar to find positions.
Volunteer Opportunities Include:
Food and Nutrition
Health Care Job Training Assessment
Health and Safety Services
Service to the Armed Forces
Volunteers carry out 90% of the humanitarian work of the Red Cross.
Our work is possible because of people like you.
Discover the role that's right for you and join us today!