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Our mission 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.​
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Government Operations & Elected Officials

We work together with our government partners daily, and we need volunteers to help us track communication and directives from local and statewide leadership particularly during this time where things are changing daily or at times hourly. Volunteers are needed to support with research and data entry to maintain our government relations. Training: On the… See full description
  • Adults (18+)
  • Ongoing
  • Weekdays
  • Individuals
  • Virtual

Disaster Services Client Casework

Casework volunteers assist those affected by disasters in their community from home fires to tornadoes and everything in between. Serving as a disaster casework volunteer allows you an opportunity to provide help to volunteers with financial assistance to start their steps to recovery. Training and actual service delivery can be done completely virtual. Training: Web-based… See full description
  • Adults (18+)
  • Ongoing
  • Anytime
  • Individuals
  • Virtual

Virtual Data Project

We are dependent on our platforms to manage volunteer rosters, communication, service delivery activities and more, and we need volunteers to help input data in Volunteer Connection for us. There are projects for all levels of computer-savviness. Training: Virtual session Availability: Regionwide – completely virtual See full description
  • Adults (18+)
  • Ongoing
  • Anytime
  • Individuals
  • Virtual

Missing Maps

Missing Maps is an open, collaborative project in which virtual volunteers map areas in the world where humanitarian organizations are working to serve vulnerable populations. This program utilizes Open Street Map and is user-friendly for anyone comfortable with using a computer. It is an opportunity to have a global impact from behind your computer. Training:… See full description
  • Adults (18+)
  • Ongoing
  • Anytime
  • Individuals
  • Virtual
About us The American Red Cross Central and South Texas Region serves 80 counties, home to more than 6.3 million people. For more than 100 years, volunteers in every corner of the region have provided hope and comfort to their neighbors in crisis. We convene the community to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies large and small. Our services include disaster relief and preparedness; lifesaving CPR and first aid training; international family tracing; and support for military, veterans and their families. Headquartered in Austin, we have locations in San Antonio, Waco, Bryan, Laredo, Del Rio, Kerrville and Midland—with volunteers located in every county in between, just a phone call away. The American Red Cross belongs to the American people, and our strength depends on the support we receive from you. We invite you to join us. We need your time, talent and treasure to perform our very important work.