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Red Cross is Looking for Outgoing People to Help Create a Positive Experience at Blood Drives

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American Red Cross - Western Missouri Region

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Blood Donor Ambassador - Blood Drive Volunteer

Did you know on any given day 38% of people are eligible to donate blood? Do you know how many actually do? Only 8% of people donate blood

We need help creating a positive experience for those 8% of blood donors.

Would you like to help us keep our vital blood donors continuing to donate their blood by joining our volunteer team of donor ambassadors?

As a donor ambassador at our blood drives and/or donor centers help to provide a warm and friendly greeting, assist with reception and hospitality at blood drives and enhance the blood donor experience. The importance is to provide the blood donors with a positive experience and encourage to donate regularly.

Great opportunity to meet some incredible people...our blood donors and staff. Also an interesting way to be part of local companies and organizations who host blood drives.

Requirements:

· 14 years or older
· Training provided
· Flexible hours of 3-4 hour shifts to choose from
· Available blood drives to choose from are typically during the day Monday - Friday. Weekends and evenings available.
· The schedule to choose from is available 8 weeks in advance

What Our Volunteers Are Saying

· "When I needed blood during my cancer treatment, the Red Cross was there for me. I’m so happy to be able to give back by volunteering and thanking blood donors now that I’m recovered." ~Jackie P.

· "I may not have money to give, but I have time." ~Taylor W.

· "I can no longer donate blood, but this is a way I can help with those who do." ~Steve J.

How to get started

· Complete the online application at www.redcross.org/volunteer

· Or for any questions or to schedule a personal volunteer consultation contact: Elyse Urbonas, Volunteer Recruitment Specialist Call or Text: 816.520.2640 or elyse.urbonas@redcross.org

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About American Red Cross - Western Missouri Region

Location:

211 W. Armour Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64111, 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メ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.

Community
Emergency & Safety
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

6601 winchester ave.Kansas CityKansas City, MO 64133

(39.00449,-94.50356)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • one 4-6 hour shift a month. May vary by location.

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