The American Red Cross Serving Central Texas has issued an urgent request for volunteer shelter workers. Gulf coast evacuees are seeking shelter in Austin, and the Red Cross needs volunteers to help work in local shelters.
Just-in-time trainings are being offered for new volunteers Saturday, August 26th, 2017. Potential volunteers can choose any of the following trainings to attend. They only need to attend one.
SHELTER WORKER TRAINING: For new volunteers that would like to help shelter hurricane evacuees in Central Texas. Choose one of the following training times:
Saturday, August 26th, 2017
AISD Performing Arts Center
1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd, Austin, TX 78723
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Noon – 1:00 pm
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Volunteers are encouraged to visit redcross.org/volunteer and fill out the volunteer application before they attend the training, but it is not required; computers will be available onsite for volunteers to complete their intake process during training.
For more information, call 1-800-928-4271.