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Help at Blood Drives - Delaware County

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American Red Cross, South and Central Ohio


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Help at Blood Drives - Delaware County

Are you a people person? Can you give just 4-6 hours a month? Want to help save lives every time you volunteer?

If you answered yes to the above questions, being a Blood Donor Ambassador is the perfect volunteer experience for you!! Blood Donor Ambassadors provide excellent and enthusiastic customer service to enhance the blood donor experience. Engage with blood donors to get greet them, get them registered, manage the flow of traffic from the waiting to the donation area, provide refreshments and ensure that staff is informed if someone is not feeling well after a donation. A positive blood donor experience is often the reasons blood donors will return to make a donation in the future and the Blood Donor Ambassador is a huge part of that process. 


Responsibilities include:

  • Welcome and greet donors, escort as necessary and assist with intake
  • Confirm donation appointment and have donor sign in using laptop
  • Provide donors with “That They Must Know Before Giving Blood” information to read/fill out before giving blood
  • Make reminder call, reschedule donor appointment and perform follow up activities as directed
  • Serve refreshments and talk to donors after their donation
  • Attend to donors in the Hospitality Area, alerting blood drive employees if a donor does not appear to be feeling well or their arm is bleeding
  • Make sure donor information remains confidential


Qualifications include:

  • Customer service skills
  • Friendly disposition
  • Punctual and dependable when arriving at assignments
  • Ability to clearly read laptop computer screen and type donor names, as needed
  • Ability to represent the American Red Cross in the community


Training is provided at no cost. The Red Cross asks that Blood Donor Ambassadors provide 4-6 hours of service a month.

If interested you can apply by visiting, https://www.redcross.org/volunteer, scrolling down the page and clicking on the blue "Apply Now" words. Just follow the directions from there to complete the application and background check.

Have questions for would like more information please reach out to Becky Dungee, Volunteer Recruitment Specialist at rebecca.dungee@redcross.org or 614-395-3924.

Are you a people person? Can you give just 4-6 hours a month? Want to help save lives every time you volunteer?

If you answered yes to the above questions, being a Blood Donor Ambassador is the perfect volunteer experience for you!! Blood Donor…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • International Volunteers Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

American Red Cross, Central Ohio Chapter - Delaware County Office

380 Hills-Miller Road, Delaware, OH 43015

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