American Red Cross- Cornhusker Chapter

Agency
Agency name: 
American Red Cross- Cornhusker Chapter
Address: 
220 Oak Creek Drive, P.O. Box 83267
City: 
Lincoln
State: 
Nebraska
Zip: 
68501
Phone: 
402-441-6387
Fax: 
441-7016
Director: 
Susan Epps
Volunteer coordinator: 
Ashley Howard
Mission: 

Provide relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. Provide public preparedness and safety training.

Contact
Contact name: 
Ashley Howard
Phone: 
402-441-6387
Available projects
Projects: 

Participate in the BAT program. Basic Aid Training which is taught to all LPS fourth graders each fall. Requires a one hour orientation.

Certified First Aid and CPR persons needed to staff events in Lincoln. Disaster Action Team Member: Be on call per a rotating schedule to respond to local disasters (family fires); training provided.

Flexible on-call scheduling Disaster Relief Operations (requires 3 hour orientation and a commitment of being on call at least 4 times a month for the school year.) Assist at larger local and national disasters where emergency shelters are set up in community facilities. Shelter operations, feeding, damage assessment, gathering and moving supplies.

Office support and data entry, assist with Red Cross displays at special events in the community and possibly other opportunities depending on the time of year.

Application process: 
Apply online AND call Ashley to notify her that this is a class requirement. ALL APPLICANTS WILL NEED TO COMPLETE A BACK GROUND CHECK AS PART OF THE APPLICATION PROCESS.
Comments: 
Office open 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. M-F