Volunteers are needed at the Red Cross Oakland Blood Center (6230 Claremont Ave., Oakland, CA 94618) to take temperatures of all incoming clients and staff members. Due to COVID-19, the Red Cross is implementing numerous safety protocols at all facilities, with temperature screenings being one of the precautions taken.
To get started, please register at https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/intake.
Once registered, volunteers will be able to sign up for shifts at their convenience. Shifts run 7am-10am, or 7am-11:30am, depending on the day of the week. This opportunity is available Mondays - Thursdays. See shifts below:
Monday - 7:00am - 11:30am
Tuesday - 7:00am - 11:30am
Wednesday - 7:00am - 11:30am
Thursday - 7:00am - 10:00am
Volunteers will be provided information beforehand of how to use an infrared thermometer. Additionally, on-site support will be provided by staff members. Note that the wearing of masks in the facility is mandatory, but you will be provided with a mask and gloves if desired. Must be 18+. There is no minimum commitment needed.
07:00 AM to 10:00 AM
07:00 AM to 11:30 AM
NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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.
Emergency & Safety
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts