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Live In or Near Jefferson City, MO? Help as a Greeter at blood drives and Save Lives

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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? Do you miss talking with people and getting out? Then we have a volunteer opportunity for you!

The best part? You pick your locations and shifts. Apply at www.redcross.org/volunteer today or attend one of our Virtual Volunteer Fairs to get more information. Sign up here: www.redcross.org/ARCVolunteerFair It's free and informative and there's no obligation.

What Is It and Why Is It Needed?

You would 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.

Blood drives with volunteer greeters are more successful, run smoother and collect more blood because the staff can focus on taking care of the donors and collecting more blood or platelets. This means more lives are saved because of you! The importance of this role is to provide the blood donors with a positive experience and encourage them to donate regularly.

Must be 16 years or older, please.

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
  • Or for any questions contact:
    Kristin Pendleton, Senior Volunteer Recruitment Specialist
    Call/Text: 314-281-7968|kristin.pendleton@redcross.org
    Or schedule a time for us to discuss your interest by phone: www.calendly.com/kpendleton
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.

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

3230 Emerald DriveJefferson City, MO 65109

(38.57083,-92.24146)
 

SKILLS

  • Healthcare
  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Available for two 4-5 hour shifts/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.
  • Greeters ESPECIALLY needed at the Jefferson City Donor Center.

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