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American Red Cross - Greater Carolinas Region

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Angela Broome Powley
Main Address:
2425 Park Rd
Charlotte, NC 28203
Volunteer Opportunity:

Disaster Responder-Sheltering

The role of Sheltering Service Associate is to serve as a member of a temporary work unit on a disaster relief operation to successfully complete their assigned areas of responsibility on a disaster relief operation. They ensure safe sheltering at a single shelter throughout the cycle of the disaster.

Key Responsibilities
• Serve as a shelter worker on a disaster relief operation. Roles may include working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information, or other areas within a shelter.
• Meeting disaster-caused sheltering needs of individuals, families, and communities.
• Providing services with kindness and compassion that are accessible and equitable to all clients.
• Maintaining clear communication and collaboration with supervisor and peers.
• Ensuring accuracy in all assigned tasks.
• Providing accurate reporting of sheltering activity as assigned.

If interested in this volunteer position, please email Rose Brown at rose.brown@redcross.org or 704-632-5581 to discuss this position further.


Open to

Skills Needed

No skills required


Next occurrence is
Wed, 09/30/2020  
Repeats every day from May 20th, 2020 to May 19th, 2021.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

Offsite Location
Indoor Project

American Red Cross
2425 Park Road