Provide support for a program teaching kids vital emergency preparedness skills!: Pillowcase Project


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


310 14th St. S.E.Rochester, MN 55904


The Pillowcase Project is a national youth preparedness program offered by Red Cross regions across the country. The 40-60 minute presentation provides emergency preparedness education to youth in grades 3-5 (ages 8-11) in school classrooms and other settings. Numerous tools have been developed for this program including a standardized curriculum, workbook, quizzes and activities which have been carefully constructed with the help of curriculum and hazard experts. Many tools for presenters have been developed to foster consistency and fidelity to the program goals and objectives. The highly interactive presentation addresses home fire safety, a local natural hazard, psycho-social coping skills and household preparedness steps like making a plan and a kit. The Administrative Support position works alongside the Regional Pillowcase Project Manager to ensure that all administrative duties are completed to continue the success of The Pillowcase Project.


5-10 hours weekly

(This is only an estimate and may vary depending upon chapter’s capacity.⦆Consideration will be given to the volunteer’s availability.)

• The Pillowcase Project Presenter Fundamentals Module 1
• Volunteer Connection Group Leader Training
• Saba Training (recommended for providing Saba Program support)
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Overview
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Registrar Course
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Registrar Assessment
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Offering Admin-Offerings Course
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Offering Admin-Learners and Resources Course
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Offering Admin-Coupons and Course Records Course
⦆⦆⦆⦆ -Saba LMS Offering Admin-Assessment


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People 55+

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