American Red Cross - Eastern Pennsylvania Region
Volunteers needed to help find volunteers! Join our Recruitment Team!
Company: American Red Cross - Eastern Pennsylvania Region
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Location: 2221 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19103
Project Details
  • Responsibilities

    Identify and attend local outreach opportunities to educate the public about the Red Cross and how they can get involved. Outreach opportunities may include, but are not limited to: Faith-Based events, health fairs, and community fairs.

    Present the range of volunteer opportunities available in a given area and encourage community members to volunteer.

    Help to identify academic service learning opportunities in the assigned chapter and work with the Volunteer Services Specialist to identify and implement recruitment strategies to fill those opportunities.

    Correspond regularly with supervisor to ensure that information presented is up-to-date and share experiences, questions, and concerns in a timely manner.

  • Time Commitment Variable
  • Qualifications

    Willingness to support Red Cross Mission.

    Familiarity with local community organizations that could support recruitment efforts.
    Ability to effectively communicate with diverse populations, including specific language needs.
    Excellent communication, customer service and public relations abilities.
    Ability to relate to community members in a pleasant and courteous manner.

    Punctual and dependable in arriving for assignment(s).

  • Relationships Work closely with the Volunteer Specialist and Executive Director at the chapter.

  • Development Opportunities

    Gain valuable training/experience while providing an invaluable service to the community.
    Network with community leaders.
    Develop/retain language skills, if applicable.
    Develop customer service skills

    Gain valuable training/experience while providing an invaluable service to your community.
    Develop and validate interpersonal skills that can last a lifetime.

  • General requirements


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies
  • Category
    Disaster Relief
    Skills Area
    Strategic Planning
    Community Outreach
    People Skills
    Public Speaking