Become a volunteer

  • Philippine National Red Cross volunteers Troy Varona (left) and Joseph Cabelin assist beneficiaries from a typhoon Fengshen evacuation shelter in Jaro district, province of Iloilo, Philippines in drawing water from a portable water purification system.
  • Red Cross volunteers Kelli Corkins and Charles Richardson deliver snacks and provide comfort to the children at Grove Park Apartments where Tropical Storm Hanna caused flooding and power outages.

If you would like to volunteer with the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement, please select the region in which you live.


You can make a difference! Each National Society works with and through its volunteers in a variety of service areas, depending on the needs of their communities. These activities can include tackling challenges such as migration, violence in communities, health challenges including HIV and AIDS to name but a few. You can make a difference in the lives of those in your community who are of the greatest need — volunteer, get involved !

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 189 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality. About this site & copyright