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Washington, D.C.: American Red Cross 7

Washington Volunteer Program for Teens

Washington, D.C. is not only the vibrant capital of the United States, but it’s also been the home of the American Red Cross National Headquarters since 1881. The Red Cross, through its network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there to help people affected by disasters, help communities stay safe, teach lifesaving skills and support the U.S. Armed Forces at home and around the world. On this volunteer program for teens, you will discover meaningful ways to make an impact with the largest humanitarian organization in the world. Make a difference by helping keep communities safe from home fire, injury and death, as well as assisting homeless veterans. You will also learn new skills to help those in need as you become CPR/First Aid/AED certified.

About This Program

  • What It's Like

    The perfect balance of meaningful service projects and unforgettable activities.

  • 30 Community Service Hours

    A certificate of completion detailing the program's service hours and projects will be issued after the trip.

  • Recognition

    Your service hours are eligible toward the President's Volunteer Service Award.

  • Service Projects

    Working directly with the American Red Cross, you will take part in unique volunteer learning and service experiences. Everybody participates together in each project.

  • Accommodations

    College residence.

  • Meals

    Includes breakfast and dinner daily, plus 5 lunches.

  • Activities

    Includes all recreation & activities listed.

  • Transportation

    Travel in passenger vans driven by our staff.

  • Group Size

    Up to 24 participants.

Service Projects


Washington, D.C.: American Red Cross 7

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