Volunteer Application

zAdult Volunteer


At the American Red Cross Central California Region, volunteers are invaluable to the daily operation of the American Red Cross and are truly the heart and soul of the organization! A variety of opportunities are available for you to join us daily, weekly or monthly.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the American Red Cross Central California Region as an Adult Volunteer! To be considered for a volunteer position, you must submit an application with the American Red Cross.

Our application is made up of six easy steps:

1. Submit your contact information.
2. Attend a Red Cross Orientation.
3. Choose a volunteer opportunity.
4. Update your volunteer profile with additional information.
5. Read and agree to the Red Cross policies.
6. Initiate a background check.

Volunteer Connection, our volunteer management system, will walk you through all of the necessary steps to complete your application. You may save your progress at any time should you need to come back and complete the application later. Incomplete applications will be saved for a period of 30 days before being discarded.

To get started, please submit your contact information using the form below.

Please note, this application is intended to be used by adults ages 18 years of age or older. If you are under the age of 18, please complete our Youth Application.

The Central California Region consists of Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare, and Ventura Counties. If you do not reside in this area please click here to locate your local American Red Cross chapter.



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  • *One phone number is required

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*A Red Cross volunteer is an individual who freely assists the American Red Cross in the accomplishment of its mission without expectation or receipt of compensation.