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Do You Miss Planning Events? Seeking an Event Planning Volunteer to join our team!

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American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region


Do you miss planning events?

We are looking for a volunteer to bring their skills,experience and creativity to our Regional Development Team to continue to support the amazing work the the Red Cross continues to do in communities. Are you a team player looking to build or use your leadership skills?

Opportunity is virtual and training is provided!

Key Responsibilities

  • Takes a leadership role in planning logistics of Red Cross special events- including event execution, working with venue and partners, and coordinating community outreach.
  • Assist with preparing event program and scripts for presenters.
  • May include chairing the nomination committee at the Real Heroes Breakfast with duties including contacting nominator and nominees for awards, gathering stories and content for event.
  • May include chairing the auction committee for Gala with duties including collaborating with Relationship Managers, soliciting businesses for in-kind donations and tracking donations, coordinating day of auction logistics and following up with thanks you letters.
  • Work to ensure sponsors are cultivated and volunteers are coordinated and supervised on the day-of the event.
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills

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About American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region


33 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205, 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.


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.

Disaster Relief
Veterans & Military Families


We'll work with your schedule.


Your CommunityPotsdam, NY 13676



  • Event Design & Planning
  • Event Management
  • Customer Service
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Donor Management


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Average of 10 hours a month!

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