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At Red Cross blood drives, one shift a month = saving lives!

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES WITH THE AMERICAN RED CROSS, SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA (SEPA) REGION

Blood Drive Volunteers Save Lives! It's your choice: Help at the blood drive or on the open road.

Did you know the Red Cross is responsible for about half the country’s blood supply? What’s more, nearly 90% of everything we do is done and led by volunteers. We need DONOR AMBASSADORS (to help at blood drives) and BLOOD TRANSPORT VOLUNTEERS (to get the blood where its needed.) Join us to help assure more birthdays, more graduations, more weddings, and all those happy moments in peoples’ lives.

BLOOD DONOR AMBASSADORS - Sit down while standing up!

  • Greet and thank potential blood donors.
  • Manage registration desk, assisting each donor with initial intake.
  • Monitor reception and hospitality/snack areas.

Once trained, only sign up for blood drives in your neighborhood and on your schedule. 1-2 shifts/month (approx. 4-6 hours/shift.) Must be 16+ years old with welcoming smile!

BLOOD TRANSPORT VOLUNTEERS - Deliver the gift of life...literally!

  • Deliver blood and related products from our Philadelphia distribution lab (7th & Spring Garden Streets) to community hospitals.
  • Always on your schedule, using your own vehicle or Red Cross vehicle. Only sign up for routes convenient to you; 1-2 shifts/month.
  • Work independently or with preferred Navigator.

Requires valid driver’s license, 3+ years clean driving record, and ability to lift up to 45 pounds.

BLOOD TRANSPORT VOLUNTEER TEAM LEADER ROLE ALSO AVAILABLE

Gain valuable supervisory experience while supporting fellow volunteers!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES WITH THE AMERICAN RED CROSS, SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA (SEPA) REGION

Blood Drive Volunteers Save Lives! It's your choice: Help at the blood drive or on the open road.

Did you know the Red Cross is responsible for about…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

On-site

Red Cross Blood Drives City Wide

Philadelphia, PA, USA
Directions

In your neighborhood

How to Apply

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