Office Hours: A Resource for Red Cross Members, Club Leaders, and YOU!

Are you a Red Cross youth member who has questions about getting CPR certified or organizing a blood drive? Does your club need ideas for member retention or recruitment?  Would you like to chat with a National Youth Council member via Skype, Google Hangouts, or phone as part of our Office Hours initiative? Office hours […]

Youth Spotlight: Marissa Tehrani

Marissa’s Red Cross story begins in 2013 when she started school at Camas High. She signed up for the American Red Cross club eagerly and attended every event her club had to offer. She enjoyed all things medical and loved to lend a helping hand whenever she possibly could, making the Red Cross the perfect […]

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Youth Spotlight: Jason Kim

Jason Kim is a senior in high school, and is an amazing volunteer who works incredibly hard to make sure that his local Youth Council operates optimally. Jason is a role model for any Red Cross youth volunteer and truly deserves recognition for his hard work. Jason first became involved as a freshman with his […]

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Apply for the National Youth Council!

  Applications for the National Youth Council (NYC) are now open!  The National Youth Council consists of 13 youth and young adult volunteers from around the country, primarily high school, college, and young professional volunteers, as well as 2 adult unit paid or volunteer staff members who serve as Council advisors. The Council is supported […]

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Spotlight on Walled Lake Central High’s Red Cross Club

The students at Walled Lake Central High School are a motivated bunch – members of the Red Cross Club host blood drives, and partner with their school and community to promote the Red Cross mission. This month, for March is Red Cross Month, WLC Red Cross Club members conducted the Totes for Hope activity. They […]

National Youth Council Feedback

Want to see more events like National Youth Involvement Month? Still have questions about Volunteer Connection? Have suggestions for our Facebook Page? Let the National Youth Council know how we’re doing being a source of support and assistance. Please fill out this poll thoughtfully to help us evaluate our work. If you have any questions […]

Youth Spotlight: Rohan Jinturkar

Rohan Jinturkar, a freshman at Ridge High School in Central New Jersey, is a dedicated American Red Cross youth volunteer. Described as outgoing, enthusiastic, and with a can-do attitude, Rohan is a great inspiration for other youth Red Cross volunteers. Beginning his Red Cross journey in June 2016, Rohan has accomplished much with the American […]

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Humans of Red Cross

Humans of Red Cross is an initiative to recognize and celebrate the achievements of its amazing youth volunteers while documenting some of their everyday experiences and thoughts. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form below and a NYC representative will reach out to you by email. You may also nominate a […]

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How Red Cross Can Help You in the Future

The Red Cross can easily help you build your resume. Whether it is for applying to college, graduate school, or employment, the Red Cross experience you have gained can make you a perfect candidate for any position. Below will be a sample of what the Red Cross section of your resume could look like. How […]

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Question Submission Box

Have any questions about the American Red Cross? Ask us a question and one of our National Youth Council members will reach out with a response!      

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Volunteer Connection

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