Volunteer

There are two positions both in partnership with the American Red Cross which provides an account manager:

This one is for Parham Rd (Richmond VT Center)

  1. PLANNING
    Secure a Date and Time for the Blood Drive Drive Date
    Select an Appropriate Site for the Blood Drive Drive Site
    Set Measurable Goals for the Blood Drive Drive Goal 
    Establish your Recruitment and Day of Drive Teams
  2. TEAM BUILDING
    Assign Specific Roles to Team Members
    Plan to Educate and Motivate Your Team
    Plan Recruitment and Promotional Strategy
    Publicize your Blood Drive
  3. RECRUITING DONORS
    Distribute Red Cross Materials
    Ask Donors Face to Face
    Schedule Appointments
    Confirm Donor Appointments
    Check Site Arrangements and Parking
  4. FINAL COUNTDOWN
    Remind Donors and Reconfirm Appointments
    Reconfirm Day of the Drive Volunteers
    Coordinate with your Red Cross Rep
    Post Directional Posters
  5. DAY OF THE DRIVE
    Greet Red Cross Staff
    Review Master Schedule
    Remind Donors / Contact No Shows
    Post Results of the Blood Drive
  6. AFTER THE DRIVE
    Thank Donors
    Recognized and Thank the Blood Drive Team
    Confirm / Book Date for the Next Blood  Drive

NOTE:

  1. Planning starts two months before the event (February 16th). 
  2. Average weekly commitment is 30 minutes per week. 
  3. Day of the drive: 8 hours commitment plus there will be several Chapter volunteers/leaders during different portions of the day

 

  VOLUNTEER