• American Red Cross

    American Red Cross

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    About Us

    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.

    The Red Cross provides vital services to the area 365 days a year—from responding to home fires in local neighborhoods to teaching first aid and CPR to community groups. We’re able to provide these services thanks to a corps of more than 4,000 dedicated volunteers and the generosity of our donors. The American Red Cross puts these donations to good use. The Red Cross is not a government agency and relies on donations of time, money and blood to do its work. An average of 90 cents of every dollar the Red Cross spends is invested in delivering care and comfort to those in need.How do we do it? By practicing what we preach: preparedness. We train our volunteers. We plan ahead for the types of disasters that strike in our community. And we train individuals, businesses and community groups so they too, can be prepared.

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    Communications Social Engagement Volunteer
    Category: Writers
    Are you a Tweeter, Instragrammer or Facebooker? The Red Cross is looking for individuals to help tell the Red Cross story and engage with its public across Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Flickr, Instagram, and others. This is an opportunity to serve others without having to put your phone or tablet down. The schedule is flexible.
    Contact: Barby Clark 402-803-8430
    Phone:(402) 343-7700
    Operations Fleet Volunteer
    Category: Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair
    Put your vehicle maintenance skills to work at the Red Cross. Volunteer to help the Red Cross mission by supporting the fleet operations at your local chapter. Help maintain the vehicles that transport staff to blood drives, volunteers to disaster relief operations and life-saving blood products to patients in need.  Duties include vehicle and trailer management, maintenance and repairs. 
    Contact: Barby Clark 402-803-8430
    Phone:(402) 343-7700
    Operations Facilities Support Volunteer
    Category: Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair
    Have a knack for fixing things?Red Cross is looking for volunteers interested in giving back to the community through their maintenance and repair skills to assist with the upkeep, maintenance and repair our local chapter facilities, machinery, and equipment. If you are a “Jack of all trades” with skills in and knowledge of painting, HVAC, carpentry, plumbing, masonry, gardening and electrical ...read more
    Contact: Barby Clark 402-803-8430
    Phone:(402) 343-7700
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