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Volunteer to Help as a Greeter at Local Blood Drives Hillsboro

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ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross of Missouri and Arkansas

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Do you love interacting with people and want to make a direct impact in your community? We have a volunteer opportunity for you!

The best part? You pick your locations and shifts. Apply at www.redcross.org/volunteer today!

Responsibilities

  • Help to provide a warm and friendly greeting to our blood donors. As you welcome them, you will assist with reception and hospitality and enhance the blood donor experience. The importance is to provide the blood donors with a positive experience and encourage to donate regularly.
  • Help to find other volunteers by discussing Red Cross volunteer opportunities with donors at blood drives.

Requirements

  • Available for one 4-6-hour shift per month
  • Excellent professionalism and communication skills
  • Punctual and dependable in arriving for assignment(s)
  • Comfortable working with people from diverse communities and backgrounds
  • Ability to regularly commit to a schedule, arrive punctually and adapt to change-driven culture
  • Must be 18 or older

Opportunity for you to:

  • Be in a safe environment helping your community
  • Gain valuable training and experience while providing an invaluable service to your community
  • Network and meet new people
  • Develop customer service skills that will last a lifetime
  • Receive community service hours
  • Be part of the most respected world-wide organizations
  • Meet some incredible people...our blood donors and staff

How to get started

  • Complete the online application at www.redcross.org/volunteer
  • Volunteers applying for in-person position assignments require vaccination verification. Instructions to provide information and supporting documentation of vaccination will be provided once you submit your application.
  • Or for any questions contact:
    Kristin Pendleton, Senior Volunteer Recruitment Specialist
    Call/Text: 314-281-7968 | kristin.pendleton@redcross.org

What Our Volunteers Are Saying

  • "When I needed blood during my cancer treatment, the Red Cross was there for me. I’m so happy to be able to give back by volunteering and thanking blood donors now that I’m recovered." ~Jackie P.
  • "I may not have money to give, but I have time." ~Taylor W.
  • "I can no longer donate blood, but this is a way I can help those who do donate." ~Steve J.

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About American Red Cross of Missouri and Arkansas

Location:

American Red Cross, 10195 Corporate Square Drive, St. Louis, MO 63132, 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 or through the generosity of blood donors, providing critical blood to people in need, 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.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Hillsboro, MO 63050

(38.23209,-90.56284)
 

SKILLS

  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Available for one 4-5 hour shift/month. Once you are a volunteer, you will have access to the online calendar to pick and choose convenient dates and times for you to volunteer.

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