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Sheltering Volunteers Needed (NYC, Long Island, & Lower Hudson Valley)

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American Red Cross - Greater New York Region

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Due to predictions for an active hurricane season and the complexities of COVID-19, the Red Cross will need thousands of volunteers to care for people when disasters strike. Train now to be a Ready Red Cross Shelter Volunteer so you can answer the call when your community needs it most!

We will need volunteers , with a valid driver’s license to help support emergency shelters by staffing different areas including reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information collection and other vital tasks. We have both associate and supervisory level opportunities available.

Will you be ready to roll up your sleeves and help?

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About American Red Cross - Greater New York Region

Location:

520 West 49th Street, New York, NY 10019, 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
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

520 West 49th StreetNew York, NY 10019

(40.76439,-73.99355)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Administrative Support
  • Program Management
  • Disaster Response
  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • once a month and potential more availability during a disaster

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