$17.55! Did you know that an average volunteer is worth about $16.50 an hour to a charitable organization?The volunteers are all ages and come from all walks of life. You too, can find a fulfilling opportunity at the Red Cross

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Volunteers interested in local volunteer opportunities, please register for our next orientation:

March 30th, from 4-5:30pm

Over 2,000 Central Maryland volunteers provide services such as helping disaster victims, assisting with blood drives, teaching CPR/health and safety courses, and providing services that make a significant difference in our community.

Our volunteers enjoy:

  • The satisfaction of helping people in need
  • "Hands-on" work with our clients, if desired
  • Community involvement
  • Flexible volunteer schedules
  • Quality medicines
  • On-going training
  • Career development
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Credit Union membership
  • Advance employment information

Discover how good it feels to lend a helping hand at the Red Cross on!