Local Red Cross Recruits Volunteers For Hurricane Disaster Relief

The American Red Cross is recruiting volunteers to head east to assist evacuees of Hurricane Florence.

Posted: Wed Sep 12 11:24:57 PDT 2018
Updated: Wed Sep 12 11:24:57 PDT 2018

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local red cross headquarters in medford. she explains the recruitment process and how you can potentially have a direct impact on people affected by the storm. [e23]red cross recruitment ii-live the red cross here in medford will be hosting a recruitment event this friday along with several other locations across the pacific northwest. volunteers could be shipped out to help evacuees of hurricane florence as early as saturday. the recruitment is only about three hours red cross staff will talk disaster deployment basics and new volunteers will be able to speak with red cross workers, learn about volunteer opportunities and sign up to volunteer on site. i spoke with one volunteer who is being deployed to virginia this morning - here's what he has to say about why he decided to join the red cross. [e25]red cross recruitment ii-sot no cont vo "the whole thing with the red cross is try to help people that are in need so. that's what i want to go do is just try to help somebody." take a look at your screen - you'll see medford's upcoming recruitment event information. it's this friday, september 14th from 9 to noon. but if you can't make that one there's also a recruitment event happening today in roseburg. that's at 1 p.m. on the on garden valley blvd. and a recruitement event in bend this friday - same time as medford from 9 a.m. to noon. we've got those recruitment dates, times and locations on our website kdrv dot com. you'll also need to be in generally good health and have a few weeks to dedicate to your deployment. coming up in our next half hour - the responsibilities of volunteers. live in medford. cassandra mlynarek. newswatch 12. president donald trump says his administration is quote--
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