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American Red Cross of Northern California Coastal Region

Heart-Blood donation
Heart-Blood Donation

Are you a friendly, well-organized and enthusiastic person who can represent the Red Cross to our blood donors?

Volunteer Donor Ambassadors ensure that blood donors have a pleasant and fulfilling experience, from the moment they arrive to the moment they leave. During a blood drive, whether you’re greeting donors, answering questions or thanking them for their donation, your courtesy and professionalism will create a favorable impression that encourages ongoing donor support.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Communicate in a professional manner with diverse populations
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service and comfort working with people
Why Is This Position so Important?

The Red Cross collects and distributes about 40 percent of our nation’s blood supply. When you help create a fulfilling donation experience and encourage visitors to make a long-term commitment to regular donations, you improve our ability to meet this critical need.

- You need to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 (if 18+yrs.) in order to volunteer for this opportunity. Shifts are available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday during business hours. Shifts are about 4-6 hours each. Please only apply for this position if you are available during these days and times.

Time Commitment: 1 shift (4-6 hours) per month.
Training is 2 hours and based on your schedule.

Start your volunteer application today at:

For more information contact:

Please also consider donating blood. You can make an appointment to give blood or platelets at

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About American Red Cross of Northern California Coastal Region


1663 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, 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.

Crisis Support
Disaster Relief


We'll work with your schedule.


2731 N. First StreetSan JoseSan Jose, CA 95134



  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service
  • People Skills


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 -6 hours/month

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