Deliver the gift of Life! Become a Red Cross Transportation Specialist today!
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by American Red Cross of Southeastern Pennsylvania
A few hours per month
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
700 Spring Garden St
Deliver the gift of life and explore the Philadelphia area at the same time by becoming a transportation specialist for the Red Cross Donor Center in Philadelphia!
Philadelphia Spring Garden Street Blood Donor Center, Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter.
Primarily transport blood to area hospitals in Philadelphia or New Jersey using a vehicle from the Red Cross Fleet.
May occasionally transport blood from blood collection sites to the laboratory for processing or transport supplies to blood drives or fixed sites
Pick up and return empty boxes as needed
Complete required paperwork and obtain signatures
Communicate and share feedback between Red Cross personnel and customers
Drive in a safe and responsible manner
If you and a friend/spouse/family member/etc. want to volunteer together, volunteers can work together with a "navigator" in the co-pilot chair, or drive solo.
Flexible scheduling - shifts are available 24/7
Variable; preferred commitment: 2 4-hour shifts/month
Willingness to support Red Cross Mission
Valid state driver’s license – 3 years driving experience and a clean driving record of at least one year
Professional driving experience is NOT required.
Ability to lift up to 45 lbs.
Orientation to American Red Cross
Defensive Driving course provided by American Red Cross
Transportation Specialist Training
On the job training
Gain valuable training and experience while providing an invaluable service to the community
Obtain driving experience for resume
Opportunity to become a volunteer leader
- Training Provided