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American Red Cross is Looking for Outgoing People to Create a Positive Donor Experience at Blood Drives

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American Red Cross is Looking for Outgoing People to Create a Positive Donor Experience at Blood Drives

Did you know on any given day 38% of people are eligible to donate blood?

Do you know how many actually do? Only 8% of people donate blood

We need help creating a positive experience for those 8% of blood donors. 

As a donor ambassador at our blood drives help to provide a warm and friendly greeting, assist

with reception and hospitality at blood drives and enhance the blood donor experience. The

importance is to provide the blood donors with a positive experience and encourage to donate

regularly.

Requirements:

 Training provided

 May be required to meet 18 or over age requirements

 Available blood drives to choose from are typically during the day Monday - Friday.

Weekends and evenings available.

 The schedule to choose from is available 8 weeks in advance

 Manage donor flow at temp taking station to ensure only donors passing temp screen are

permitted access.

 Explain purpose of temperature screen to donors and ensure they understand reason for

deferral if applicable

What Our Volunteers Are Saying

 “When I needed blood during my cancer treatment, the Red Cross was there for me. I’m

so happy to be able to give back by volunteering and thanking blood donors now that

I’m recovered.” ~Jackie P.

 “I may not have money to give, but I have time.” ~Taylor W.

 “I can no longer donate blood, but this is a way I can help with those who do.” ~Steve J.

How to get started

 Complete the online application at www.redcross.org/volunteer

 Or for any questions or to schedule a personal volunteer consultation contact:

Eli Aguirre, Recruitment Specialist

RecruitMOAR@redcross.org

Did you know on any given day 38% of people are eligible to donate blood?

Do you know how many actually do? Only 8% of people donate blood

We need help creating a positive experience for those 8% of blood donors. 

As a donor ambassador at our blood…

Details at a Glance

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

Location

On-site
St. Louis, MO, USA

How to Apply

Complete the online application at www.redcross.org/volunteer, or for any questions or to schedule a personal volunteer consultation contact: Eli Aguirre, Recruitment Specialist

Complete the online application at www.redcross.org/volunteer, or for any questions or to schedule a personal volunteer consultation contact: Eli Aguirre, Recruitment Specialist

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