American Red Cross
- 3728 Spooner AVE, Altoona, WI 54720
- (715) 834-4182
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering during emergencies by mobilizing volunteers and donors. Volunteers aid people affected by local and national disasters, from home fires to hurricanes. They teach lifesaving skills like CPR and first aid. They increase community resilience through preparedness activities. They support military families and veterans. They also organize blood drives.
TYPE OF VOLUNTEER: Youth (16 and older) and Adults
COMMITMENT: Ongoing/Short Term/Event
HRS PER WEEK: Flexible
TRAINING REQUIRED: Yes
TRAINING HRS: 4 to 20+
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Varies according to position.
EXPERIENCE/SKILLS NEEDED: Experience in various roles may be helpful but is not required. All training is provided free of charge.