The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The American Red Cross provides critical services with a caring touch to men and women in all branches of the United States military, active duty personnel, reservists and members of the National Guard, and their families. Red Cross workers use advanced communications technologies to link service members with their families, the Red Cross links military families to local resources and support services, and the Red Cross provides training that promotes resiliency and preparedness to help families and friends cope with the challenges of military life.
Volunteers may be responsible for:
Managing a volunteer team to develop community partnerships
Working with Regional leadership engaged with developing community partnerships
Attending coalition and partner meeting
Developing and maintaining partnerships with key community organizations/agencies
Support the red Cross mission
Maintain professionalism and conduct as stated in Red Cross policy
To apply for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/volunteer.