Since its founding in 1881 by visionary leader Clara Barton, the American Red Cross has been the nation's premier emergency response organization. As part of a worldwide movement that offers neutral humanitarian care to the victims of war, the American Red Cross distinguishes itself by also aiding victims of devastating natural disasters. Over the years, the organization has expanded its services, always with the aim of preventing and relieving suffering.
Selling is the most basic element of the job. The most meaningful piece is caring for our community and improving the quality of life for those around us.
The volunteer program at Robley Rex Virginia Medical Center provide many important functions throughout the Center and help make patients' stay more enjoyable. Volunteers can perform a number of services, and a volunteer's talents are closely matched with one of our many assignments. To volunteer, call or visit the Robley Rex VAMC Voluntary Service Office. They will be happy to receive your application or discuss how you can help us them in their mission to provide comfort and care to America's veterans.
Thanks to people like you who share our vision of a world without breast cancer, Susan G Komen for the Cure has made huge discoveries in finding new and better ways to detect the disease at its earliest stages. Susan G Komen works tirelessly day-in and day-out in communities throughout the world to ensure everyone can access quality care and these new advances. But the fact is, breast cancer is still life-threatening, and until the medical community can keep people from dying from it, those afflicted need your help.
Camp Smile-A-Mile’s mission is to provide year round challenging, unforgettable recreational and educational experiences for young cancer patients, their families as well as young adult survivors from Alabama at no cost. Our purpose is to provide these patients, families and survivors with avenues for fellowship, to help them cope with their disease, and to prepare them for life after cancer.
Team Braveheart’s mission is to make available opportunities to children between the ages of seven and eighteen years of age afflicted with Congenital Heart Disease. Their mission as a support group is to implement continued support throughout the lives of these children and their families. The friendships and relationships created with this opportunity will be supportive, long lasting and making a heartfelt difference in the lives of children across the nation.
Kosair Children's Hospital services and programs cover nearly every aspect of care and treatment for children - all in a child friendly, family centered atmosphere.
Louisville’s own Home of the Innocents, a private, non-profit agency that has been in operation for 130 years, last year served almost 2,000 children, as well as parents and families
Shelby Park Community Center is located in an historic Carnegie library building in the Shelby Park/Smoketown community. They have a ceramics class, teen room, game room and video production and are even open on Saturdays. Bring your family and friends to share in the fun!
Habitat for Humanity International is a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian organization. We are dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and homelessness worldwide and to making adequate, affordable shelter a matter of conscience and action. Our ministry was founded on the conviction that every man, woman and child should have a simple, decent place to live in dignity and safety
Cellular Sales Verizon Wireless brings free talk time to U.S. troops Nation’s largest Verizon Wireless retailer converts used phones into calling cards with the help of Cell Phones for Soldiers organization Cellular Sales, the nation’s largest Verizon Wireless retailer, has joined forces with Cell Phones for Soldiers. Cell Phones for Soldiers is a worldwide nonprofit group that distributes free telephone calling cards to U.S. troops serving overseas.