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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American Red Cross Youth Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about Red Cross? Check out our answers below! If you still have more, email a National Youth Council member and they will get back to you with an answer.     What does the American Red Cross do? The American Red Cross (ARC), also known as the American National Red Cross, is a humanitarian organization […]

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Office Hours

National Youth Council members will be sharing their areas of expertise on Facebook this month! This way, if any youth volunteers have questions they know exactly who to ask for help! The NYC members can provide help with activity guides, resources, and general experience so feel free to contact them as they are anxiously awaiting […]

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National Youth Involvement Month!

National Youth Involvement Month

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Volunteer Connection

Volunteer Connection