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Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 15 people are interested
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Attendees at our donor reception in front of RS742

Do you have expertise in fundraising, clerical, or other professional areas? Recent retiree looking to give back to your community?

Experienced in online peer-to-peer fundraising? We could use your help.

We are a 24/7 operation with a big need for support across all areas.

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About Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad

Location:

2400 Arcola Ave, Wheaton, MD 20902, US

Mission Statement

The WVRS provides free emergency and routine ambulance, paramedic, and heavy rescue services in response to 911 calls in designated areas of Montgomery County, Maryland.

Description

The Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad was formed in 1955, and has served the community of Wheaton and surrounding areas of Montgomery County for over 40 years. The Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad is a corps of volunteers who own, maintain and staff a fleet of 2 rescue squads, 3 medic units, 3 ambulances, 3utility vehicles, and associated equipment.

Each member volunteers his or her own time one night a week from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. and one day every third weekend. The station is staffed entirely by volunteers at all times except for weekdays, 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. when staffing is provided by both volunteers and the Montgomery County Department of Fire and Rescue Services. Together, the Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad provides service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year at no charge to those served.

The Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad is dependent solely upon donations from the community and fundraisers for financial support. As long as the community provides support, the Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad will continue to provide fire,rescue and emergency medical services to all our neighbors and the community free of charge.

Emergency & Safety
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Data Entry
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Fundraising
  • Graphic Design
  • Web Design
  • Graphic Design / Print

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hours/week

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