Are you a friendly, well-organized and enthusiastic person who can represent the Red Cross to our blood donors?
Volunteer Donor Ambassadors ensure that blood donors have a pleasant and fulfilling experience, from the moment they arrive to the moment they leave. During a blood drive, whether you’re greeting donors, answering questions or thanking them for their donation, your courtesy and professionalism will create a favorable impression that encourages ongoing donor support.
We are looking for someone who can:
Communicate in a professional manner with diverse populations
Demonstrate excellent customer service and comfort working with people
Why Is This Position so Important?
The Red Cross collects and distributes about 40 percent of our nation’s blood supply. When you help create a fulfilling donation experience and encourage visitors to make a long-term commitment to regular donations, you improve our ability to meet this critical need.
Shifts are available 7 days/week, but we are currently in need of volunteers to cover the weekday shifts (Mon-Thu). Shifts are about 4-6 hours each.
Locations: We have several locations across Monterey County, depending on the Community Blood Drive. Time Commitment: 1 shift (4-6 hours) per month Training: You will be provided with a 2 hour online training, self-paced. Contact: Ana.Romero@redcross.org or 408-202-5614 Start your Red Cross experience today at www.redcross.org/volunteer
Our need for volunteers is constant and continues to evolve as we navigate this health crisis. Please rest assured that we are working with public health officials to help keep local communities and our volunteers safe.
Please also consider donating blood. You can make an appointment to give blood or platelets at RedCrossBlood.org.
About American Red Cross of Northern California Coastal Region
1663 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, US
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.
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether its 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.