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Disaster Action Team (DAT)

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: American Red Cross in Eastern New York

Disaster Action Team (DAT)

This is an incredible opportunity to help neighbors facing a disaster!! The American Red Cross is committed to providing volunteer support to families in crisis. YOU can be a lifeline for friends, neighbors, and strangers.

Duties:

*County based position

*Go to local disaster locations and assess needs of affected families.

*Report client needs to disaster teams and supervisors, so clients can be connected with monetary, medical or emotional support.

*Check out a Disaster and DAT team video here

Commitment:

*Attend monthly meeting with team.

*Commit to on-call shifts each month.

*Complete series of virtual self-led trainings.

Qualifications:

*Comfortable with phone & computer for communication.

*Stable interaction with diverse clients facing stressful situations.

*Age 18+ with valid license in order to respond to disasters quickly.

Apply directly via: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=10143&h=234&p=1786210

The American Red Cross relies on volunteers just like YOU! This is a great opportunity to meet other volunteers and help others! If this opportunity isn't the right fit, we have many others! Connect with us!

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Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Disaster Relief
Disaster Relief

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Watertown, NY 12205

(42.72266,-73.83015)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, PART_TIME

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