Volunteers Urgently Needed in Lincoln City and Newport

November 10, 2009

Salem, Ore. –The Red Cross is in need of friendly, reliable individuals to volunteer in Lincoln City, Oregon and Newport, Oregon as Blood Drive Ambassadors at local community blood drives. Blood Drive Ambassadors greet and escort blood donors, provide customer service by answering questions, and serve light refreshments in the snack canteen. Volunteering at the Red Cross means being part of a team that truly makes a difference in the lives of others.

Volunteers at the American Red Cross dedicate their time and skills because they have the desire to give back to their community, make new friends, and to touch the lives of others. Each volunteer is essential to the life-saving mission of the American Red Cross. Those who fulfill their volunteer responsibilities are also eligible to receive a letter of recommendation from the Red Cross to augment school or job applications.

Find out more information about volunteer opportunities at the American Red Cross Pacific Northwest Blood Services Region. To volunteer with the American Red Cross in Linn, Benton, and Lincoln counties, contact Kelley Ferguson at (541) 990-0083.