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5409 Venture CtKalamazoo, MI 49009


Line of service: Communications

Purpose: Use your media skills to help the Red Cross tell its story. Red Cross public affairs volunteers are a part of a professional volunteer team that develops and delivers the Red Cross story through various media outlets.

Primary responsibilities:

*Respond to assigned media requests

*Act as media spokesperson for the Red Cross on the scene of local disasters, as directed by Chapter

*Provide media with information through press releases or social media

*May required some media relations or communication education and/or experience

Time Commitment/Availability: Flexible; depends on need.

Application instructions Apply to volunteer with the Red Cross at the following link: http://rdcrss.org/1jwIkp1 Click apply now and create an account in Volunteer Connection. Complete the volunteer orientation modules. Concurrently, you will need to consent to a background check. When all that's completed, we'll call you for an intake interview, and place you in the need of ours that fits your interests and skills best!

Training: Training will be provided to all interested volunteers.

Contact: Natalie McIntyre, natalie.mcintyre@redcross.org

Keywords: Communication, media relations, public affairs, spokesperson, interviews

Skills: Communication, media relations, public affairs


  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

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