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Help install smoke alarms with the American Red Cross on 4/22/23 for our Sound the Alarm event!

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ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
Volunteers needed hands

The American Red Cross is looking for Volunteers to help during the Sound the Alarm event on April 22, 2023 from 9am-3pm. Please see below for sign up instructions and by clicking the link below:

To fully register for this event, please complete the volunteer application by clicking this link (or by copying and pasting into your browser): https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=user_register_check&code=zNKp6xF8

Home fires claim seven lives every day, but you can help change that. Join the American Red Cross during a local Sound the Alarm event. No prior experience is necessary; we'll provide all the training you'll need. This event will be held rain or shine, Saturday, April 22, with smoke alarm installs focused in the areas of East Buffalo.

There are three essential roles for this event:

Installer: Be comfortable climbing a small ladder and using a drill. We will provide drills and ladders.

Educator: Sit down with the residents and go over creating a Home Fire Escape Plan and a Home Fire Safety Checklist.

Documenter: Complete the Service Acknowledgment form with the household resident completely and assist the installer.

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About American Red Cross

Location:

620 E Main St, Endicott, NY 13760, 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

Community
Emergency & Safety
Community, Emergency & Safety

WHEN

Sat Apr 22, 2023
09:00 AM - 03:30 PM

WHERE

355 Harlem RoadErie 1 BOCESWest Seneca, NY 14224

(42.85105,-78.78658)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Time commitment is, 6 hours on Saturday, April 22, 2023 from 9am to 3pm

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