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Answer the Call - Join a Disaster Team! (Snyder County)

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ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross of Greater Pennsylvania Region

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Join us to answer the call when disaster strikes.

Every day, disasters devastate families. As a Disaster Action Team volunteer you can help comfort and support people who are impacted by fires, storms and other emergencies, so they don’t have to face tough times alone.

Disaster Action Team (DAT) volunteers sign up for on-call shifts, providing 24-hour support to those affected by local disasters, ensuring they have access to necessary resources such as food, shelter and clothing.

This is great way to give back in your community!

Time Commitment
Sign up for an on-call shift, standing by to respond to emergencies.

Requirements:

Must be 18 years of age with a valid drivers license.
Comfort with computers/tablets is necessary

Register and Explore: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=35003&h=193&p=1864067

Here to help!
Danielle Dietze, Volunteer Services
Email danielle.dietze@redcross.org

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About American Red Cross of Greater Pennsylvania Region

Location:

256 N Sherman St., WilkesBarre, PA 18702, 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

The 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.

CAUSE AREAS

Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety
Crisis Support, Disaster Relief, Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Selinsgrove, PA 17870

(40.79897,-76.86219)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Disaster Response
  • Disaster Relief Call Center
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We'll work with your schedule.

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