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American Red Cross, Riverside County Chapter

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Service of the armed forces : Presenter -29 palms

Inform and educate Red Cross partners, military members and their families by conducting briefings at a variety of community venues.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Red Cross mission
  • Deliver information about Red Cross programs and services
  • Answer questions in public forums (deployment briefings; Family Readiness meetings; Welcome briefings) and in "face-to-face" format such as community and deployment fairs, with audience size varying from small to very large numbers.
  • Provide appropriate referrals
  • Maintain professionalism and conduct as stated in Red Cross policy
Qualifications:

  • Willing and able to support the Red Cross Service to the Armed Forces (SAF) mission and have an awareness of and appreciation for military culture, military families, and veterans' issues
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a public setting; enjoys public speaking
  • Comfortable presenting to large and small audiences
  • Ability to interact effectively with culturally diverse audiences
  • Computer skills and working knowledge of Power Point preferred
  • Flexible and able to adapt quickly to schedule changes
  • Knowledge of Red Cross policy
  • Knowledge of military and community resources
Training: We provide all the training!

  • Orientation to the American Red Cross
  • SAF Military 101
  • SAF Overview
  • Introduction to SAF Casework (recommended)
  • Public speaking - such as Toast Masters (optional)
  • On the job training

Time Commitment:

Flexible. Hours will vary weekly. 2-4 hours per month.

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"WE ARE LOOKING FOR LOCAL HEROES TO POSITIVELY IMPACT YOUR VETERAN COMMUNITY"

Sign-up to volunteer today! Please email questions to Juana Zapata, the Sr. Volunteer Recruiter Specialist, at Juana.Zapata@redcross.org or (951) 205-6689.

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About American Red Cross, Riverside County Chapter

Location:

6235 River Crest Drive, Suite A, Riverside, CA 92507, 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.‚Äč

Description

he American Red Cross, through its strong network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there in times of need. We aspire to turn compassion into action so that...

...all people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope;

...our communities are ready and prepared for disasters;

...everyone in our country has access to safe, lifesaving blood and blood products;

...all members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed; and

...in an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.

Crisis Support
Education & Literacy
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

39665 Entrepreneur LanePalm DesertPalm Desert, CA 92211

(33.75957,-116.31216)
 

SKILLS

  • Case Work / Management
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Veteran Care
  • Community Outreach
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible. Hours will vary weekly. 2-4 hours per month.

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