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Volunteer with The American Red Cross


Volunteer with The American Red Cross

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.​

They are currently seeking volunteers to join their Home Fire Campaign, which aims to reduce home fire-related deaths and injuries in the US by 25%. Volunteers will help install smoke alarms, educate the community about fire safety, or help others after a fire.

Various locations, primarily in Co-op City in the Bronx

Various shifts depending on volunteer availability, ideally with a weekly commitment

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit

You can also attend their Volunteer Fair on Saturday, May 18, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the American Red Cross NYC Office at 520 West 49th Street, New York, NY 10019 to learn more about all available opportunities. You can register here:

*This is not a New York Cares project*