Cause Areas

When

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

Where

39665 Entrepreneur LanePalm Desert, CA 92211

About

Volunteer

Take a Leadership Role:

  • Board Member- Serve on local boards and help with fundraising and marketing programs. Be the face of the Red Cross in your community and ensure we are serving your community well.
  • Volunteer Service- Assist with volunteer recruitment, placement, record keeping and recognition.
  • Community Volunteer Leader- Community Volunteer Leader (CVL) at as "face of the Red Cross" to the community and focus upon recruiting volunteers and managing key local relationships.
Support the Red Cross Blood Team:
  • Blood Donor Recruiter- Work with individuals, groups and companies to recruit blood donor and promote blood drives.
  • Blood Drive Volunteer- Greet and register blood donors
  • Drive- Pick up donated blood units from a blood drive and deliver to the laboratory to be thoroughly tested and then sent to the hospital.
Help During a Crisis:
  • Disaster Service- Provide food, shelter, comfort and home for families affected by major disasters such as fire, hurricanes and tornadoes.
  • Disaster Action Team-Respond to single-family fires with a disaster action team supervisor.
Educate Others:
  • Disaster Preparedness Presenter- Educate individuals and groups on how to be prepared before a disaster occurs.
  • Health and Safety Instructor- Teach community classes such as CPR, First Aid and water safety to children and adults.
  • Babysitting Course Instructor- Become certified and teach American Red Cross Babysitting courses to teenagers.
  • IHL Instructor- Conduct classes on International Humanitarian Law.
Support Our Armed Forces:
  • Hospital Volunteer- Lend a hand to patients at Veterans Administration and military hospitals.
  • Armed Forces Caseworker- Ensure delivery of emergency communications for members of the military and their families.
Assist with Fundraising Efforts:
  • Special Events- Support fundraising and special events.
  • Thank a Donor- Make calls to thank Red Cross financial donors.
Offer Health Care:
  • First Aid Team- First Aid and CPR volunteers staff special events throughout the year.
Use Your Communication Skills:
  • Grant Researching/Writing- Assist the fundraising team as they research, write and execute grants.
  • Speakers- Provide presentations about Red Cross programs in the community.
  • Public Affairs- During disasters, tell the Red Cross story to your community.
Provide Office and Warehouse Support:
  • Clerical- Assist with administrative tasks.
  • Staff Support- Help with routine maintenance duties such as stocking supplies and checking inventory at shelters.

Engage in Our Efforts Internationally:
  • International Tracing Services- Assist in the international search for persons living overseas, in war-torn countries or through to be living in your community.
  • Language Bank- Utilize your language skills to translate.

Skills

  • Food Service
  • First Aid / CPR
  • Physician Assistant

Good Match For

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Requirements & Commitment

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