Help Save Lives by supporting local area Blood Drives!
What is a Blood Donor Ambassador (aka Blood Drive volunteer)?
Help provide professional customer service in a medical setting to make blood donors feel inspired to return. Blood drives are held throughout San Diego County. Volunteer hours accumulated can be used to satisfy applicable class prerequisites, strengthen your skills, learn new skills or potentially lead to a recommendation letter.
Volunteers have access to an online calendar and can schedule themselves for the shifts and locations of choice.
Public health protocols (masks, sanitizing, and social distancing) in place to ensure your safety during COVID-19!
Greet blood donors and help donors check-in using our tablets or laptops
Engage and socialize with blood donors to inspire future blood donations
Help answer FAQ about blood donations
Manage donor flow at temperature taking station to ensure only donors passing temp screen are permitted access.
Explain the purpose of temperature screening to donors and ensure they understand the reason for deferral if applicable. Direct donor to next step of donation or options for future do-nations if deferred.
Manage the hospitality experience by offering refreshments to donors, thanking them for their contribution, and alerting staff immediately if a donor shows signs of feeling unwell
Able to commit to 6 months minimum, preferably longer.
1-2 shifts per month, each shift is 6 hours long
Blood drive locations vary across San Diego County
Punctual and dependable in arriving for shift is a MUST
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties
3950 Calle Fortunada, San Diego, CA 92123, 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, veteran, or support to a military family member. Our vital work is made possible by volunteers like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
Blood Drives Across San Diego CountySan Diego, CA92123
January 5, 2021
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
6 hours per month, minimum 6 months.
Please apply through this link: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=intake&organization_id=4998