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American Red Cross - Cascades Region

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Red Cross is looking for Volunteers to transport blood and blood products throughout the region in a safe and timely manner. Help save lives from the seat of your car and get our blood donations to those in need!

Why is this position important?

The Red Cross collects and distributes about 40% of our nation’s blood supply. When you deliver blood, platelets, or other blood products to a hospital, you’re delivering hope to a person when they need it most.

Types of Shifts
*Scheduled routes - Daily routes to different hospitals at a scheduled time
*On-Call Shifts - Delivering to hospitals in Marion County on an on-call basis.

REQUIRED TRAINING
* American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation
* Transportation Specialist Training
* On the job training

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About American Red Cross - Cascades Region

Location:

3131 N. Vancouver Ave, Portland, OR 97227, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things. The Red Cross workforce is made up of over 90% volunteers, meaning our mission is carried out by community members like yourself.

Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1860 Hawthorne Avenue NortheastSalem, OR 97301

(44.95361,-122.99109)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We need you to commit to 2-4 shifts per month (or more if you can!)
  • You’ll also need to meet these important qualifications:Have a valid state driver's license and proof of insurance Have 3 years of driving experience and a clean driving record Can lift up to 45 lbs.

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