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Drive cancer patients to treatment: Kent County MI

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ORGANIZATION: AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

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Drive for good 2023 male

Help cancer patients in your community get to life-saving medical appointments.

Volunteers with Road To Recovery use their personal vehicle to drive patients with limited or no transportation to cancer-related treatment appointments.

Rides are weekdays. You choose the rides that work with your schedule. Drivers are encouraged to provide at least 2 rides per month.

Volunteer drivers are ages 18-84 with

· a safe driving record,

· a current license,

· a reliable vehicle, and vehicle insurance.

Volunteers interested complete online training and a background check. Volunteers review available rides via an online scheduling tool.

We would love your help! Connect here &/or check out cancer.org/drive to get started on training.

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About AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

Location:

PO Box 332047, Nashville, TN 37203, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the American Cancer Society is to improve the lives of people with cancer and their families through advocacy, research, and patient support, to ensure everyone has an opportunity to prevent, detect, treat, and survive cancer.

Description

While most people know us for our research, we do so much more. We promote healthy lifestyles to help you prevent cancer. We research cancer and its causes to find more answers and better treatments. We fight for lifesaving policy changes. We provide everything from emotional support to the latest cancer information for those who have been touched by cancer.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Your CommunityGrand Rapids, MI 49525

SKILLS

  • Transportation
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • A minimum of 2 rides per month after the initial online trainings and paperwork.
  • Online training provided. Masks for driver & passenger. Safe driving record; reliable vehicle; proof of auto insurance.

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