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Washington, DC
10000+ employees
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Nonprofit Organization
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$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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The humanitarian mission of the American Red Cross connects us to people and communities across the nation and around the world. The common bonds of humanity and compassion unite us together, not just in the face of emergencies and disasters, but in helping our neighbors every ... Read more

Mission: The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors

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    I worked at American Red Cross full-time

    Pros

    Work expenses fully covered. Supervisors are very nice and knowledgeable.

    Cons

    Roles and responsibilities were sometimes unclear.

    Advice to Management

    Keep everyone updated and communicate changes.

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American Red Cross Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at American Red Cross.

    Interview

    I applied online, then was contacted to respond to questions via email ~2 weeks later. ~1 week later, had a phone interview, then was contacted ~2 weeks later for an in-person interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Phone: What news stories have you been following? What sources do you use for news? What is your experience working with volunteers? What area is your strongest? What area would you have the most to learn?

      In-Person: How do you manage conflicts? Example? Lots of example scenario questions about managing volunteers. What is your opinion on firing volunteers?   Answer Question
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Company Updates

  • Red Cross Month is a great time to become part of the Red Cross. You can become a Red Cross volunteer or employee. Take a class or make an emergency plan. Or you can give blood or a financial donation. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIfuG

    March Proclaimed Red Cross Month

    President Barack Obama has proclaimed March as Red Cross Month across the country, a tradition upheld by each of our nation's leaders since President Franklin D. Roosevelt first recognized Red Cross Month in 1943. "For more than 130 years, the devoted women and men of the American Red Cross have responded to challenges at home and abroad with compassion and generosity.

  • We're looking for a dynamic fundraising professional in the Tallahassee area. Visit our website for more info and to apply. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIfY6

    American Red Cross - Careers

    The American Red Cross helps prepare communities for emergencies and keep people safe every day thanks to caring people who support our work. Please support your local Red Cross.

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American Red Cross Awards & Accolades

  • 50 Happiest Companies in America, Career Bliss, 2013

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