Western Lake Erie Region Volunteer Opportunities
The Red Cross is always in need of volunteers! If you are a student that needs volunteer hours please contact us, we would be happy to help!
Regulated Volunteer Functions:
Pak Table – Follow established procedures to assemble blood paks, which include attaching the donor unit numbers and test tubes used in collection.
Pak Table Training Agenda:
** Day 1: (New regulated volunteers only): Foundation Training
(ARCBS Orientation, GMP Basics; Documentation Basics) - 8:30am-5:00pm
** Day 2: Foundation Training (OSHA Training) 8:30am-10:30am , and Pak Table Task Training - 10:30am - 5:00pm
In order to ensure that all blood is safe and meets Federal requirements, volunteers that wish to assist with Pak Table are required to complete training prior to performing those tasks at blood drives.
Non-Regulated Volunteer Functions:
Donor Canteen – Ensure that blood donors have snacks and drinks following donation; Award donors with recognition pins, as appropriate; Encourage donors to return for future donations; Serve as timekeeper and reaction monitor.
Donor Director– Assists with processing donors as they come in to donate blood, using the appointment priority system.