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Posted: April 20, 2018 2:22 p.m.
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ARC holds Summer Youth Program

The Fort Stewart American Red Cross holds their Summer Youth Volunteer Program June 11 – July 28.  The seven-week program gives teens a chance to learn new skills, enhance their resume, make new friends, fulfill required community service hours for school, and have fun!  The program is open to youth ages 14-18 years-old. 

To start the process register for Summer youth orientation at FortStewart@RedCross.org and create a volunteer account at www.VolunteerConnection.RedCross.org. 

Parents can get more information at the parent orientation for the Red Cross Summer Youth Program, 6-7 p.m. May 22 at the Sgt. 1st Class Paul R. Smith Army Education Center, building 100, 100 Knowledge Drive, on Fort Stewart.

Orientation will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 31 at the education center.  Interviews will be conducted for volunteer job placement and will be based on the volunteer’s skills, desires and available locations. Volunteers desiring to be placed at Winn Army Community Hospital must attend also attend a hospital orientation on 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 7, as well as meet other requirements. In-processing checklist can be picked up at both of the Fort Stewart American Red Cross offices located at the Soldier Service Center, building 253, suite 2074 55 Pony Soldier Road, Fort Stewart, or Winn Army Community Hospital, room 1G14, 1061 Harmon Ave on Fort Stewart.  

 You can also request a checklist via email at FortStewart@RedCross.org You can see the events on the Fort Stewart American Red Cross Facebook site. 

Our young volunteers can expect to utilize and learn customer service, receptionist and office management skills.  They can assist in various areas with data input, preparing packages for presentations and other clerical tasks.  Youth volunteers can also work in more technical areas such as audio visual, social media and publishing.  Those who love the outdoors can assist in sporting areas, veterinary animal program and various areas at Winn Army Community Hospital.

We are also seeking additional agencies willing to utilize youth volunteers.  Why not give it a try!  Contact Karen Bell, youth chairman at kbellShape@gmail.com, or the Fort Stewart Red Cross office at 767-2197. 



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