During these uncertain times, how can we help?
See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of both COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Blood Drive Volunteers Save Lives!
Blood drives with volunteers are more successful, run smoother, and collect more blood. This means more birthday parties, more anniversaries, more graduations, and all those celebrations and happy moments in people’s lives...because of you!
Blood Donor Screener
Greet and thank potential donors
Take donor temperatures observing all established safety protocols
Sanitize entry, registration and hospitality areas
May be asked to help at registration desk
Gain strong sense of purpose
Blood Donor Ambassador
Mange the registration desk and reception area
Assist each donor with initial intake
Staff the hospitality and snack area
Alert staff immediately if a donor shows signs of feeling unwell
Exhibit professionalism and good Red Cross customer service skills, including respect, compassion, communication, collaboration and competence
Blood Transportation Specialist (Driver)
Deliver the gift of life!
Transport blood and related products from area blood drives to Philadelphia-based lab and/or from Philadelphia lab to area hospitals
Use a Red Cross branded vehicle or your own vehicle (reimbursement available)
Requires 3+ years clean driving record, proof of insurance and ability to lift up to 45 pounds
Commitment: 1-2 shifts per month based on your schedule and availability (about 4-5 hours per shift.) Free training provided (including CPR/AED/First Aid) along with masks, gloves and sanitizer. Minimum age and background check requirements vary by position.
Locations: Varies throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania (mobile drives) and/or fixed donation sites in Center City Philadelphia, Northeast Philadelphia, Willow Grove (Montgomery County) or West Chester (Chester County.)
Apply online at www.redcross.org/volunteer or contact your local Red Cross Volunteer Services Representative
email - ned.bloom(at)redcross.org
cell - 570-417-5608
2221 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, 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.
The American Red Cross offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities -- including:
We'll work with your schedule.
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June 25, 2020