Volunteer Opportunity

Central Oregon and Klamath Falls Area

Serving Crook, Deschutes, Harney, Jefferson, Lake, Klamath, Grant, Wasco & Wheeler counties.

Courier

We are looking for volunteers with excellent customer service and driving skills! Volunteer couriers support our lifesaving mission by picking up and delivering blood to American Red Cross facilities or hospitals in a safe and timely manner. Every unit of blood transported can help to save as many as three lives.

Volunteer Promise: Minimum six month commitment.

Note: Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, maintain a valid driver’s license and the state’s minimum car insurance. Volunteer couriers must have a good driving record for the past two years and be able to lift packages weighing up to 50 pounds.

Questions?

Kayla Bowcutt
Volunteer Program Coordinator
Central Oregon Region

815 SW Bond Street, Suite 110
Bend, OR 97702
541-749-4111

kayla.bowcutt@redcross.org



Donor Ambassador

Volunteers like you help ensure every blood donor has a rewarding experience so they will return to save another life. As a Receptionist, Donor Escort or Hospitality Host you are an essential blood drive team member. Don’t wait another day to find out how good it feels to make a difference in someone’s life!  

Shifts vary depending on location. Most shifts occur Monday through Friday, last 3-4 hours and are between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.


Community Outreach

Volunteers like you are the face of the Red Cross at fairs, festivals and community events.  In this vital role you will educate the public about Red Cross  programs, blood donation and volunteering. Every connection you build may save up to 3 lives.

Shift times and dates vary depending on the event.


Office Assistant

Volunteers like you support departments as they work to provide life-saving blood to hospital patients. You’ll partner with paid staff on vital office projects such as: data entry, correspondence, preparing packets, filing and more. Share and develop your professional skills as you help others! 

Days and times vary and can be on-going or one-time opportunities depending on position needs.


Phone Team

Volunteers like you support departments as they work to provide life-saving blood to hospital patients. You’ll partner with paid staff on vital office projects such as: data entry, correspondence, preparing packets, filing and more. Share and develop your professional skills as you help others! 

Days and times vary and can be on-going or one-time opportunities depending on position needs.


Team Volunteering

Groups like yours (retiree, civic, faith based, youth etc.) partner with Red Cross to ensure the success of community blood drives.  Choose to make an even bigger impact by hosting your own blood drive!  What a great way for a group to receive visibility and make a difference locally!

Team opportunities vary by community and blood drive needs.

 

Whole Blood, Double Red Cell or Platelet Donor

Would you like to volunteer but have a limited amount of time?  Just an hour or two can mean a lifetime to someone who needs blood.  Giving blood is easy, safe and rewarding. 

 

Chapter Services Volunteers

Local Red Cross Chapters also have volunteer positions in Disaster Relief, Services to the Armed Forces and Health & Safety Services. Visit www.redcross.org to find your local chapter or call 1-800 HELP NOW.