Quantcast

American Red Cross Disaster Training Available - KOAM TV 7

American Red Cross Disaster Training Available

Updated:
SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI -

The Red Cross of Southern Missouri will be training volunteers interested in becoming a part of the chapter’s Disaster Response team.

For this training, volunteers must be over 18-years-old, have registered through the Red Cross website, and passed a criminal background check. 

The Concept of Operations training sessions will give volunteers a disaster services overview and provide  an information on the American Red Cross Disaster Cycle Services Concept of Operations.  

The training sessions a will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10 am – 3 pm at the Joplin Red Cross office, 410 S. Jackson Street.  Maximum capacity for the training session is 40 people and will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.  Participants must register by calling 417-832-9500, ext. 3112 or email: Julie.Stolting@redcross.org.

“Volunteers are the backbone of the Red Cross,” said Stacy Burks, Executive Director of the American Red Cross of Southern Missouri. “The time, expertise and compassion that our volunteers provide to neighbors both near and far is inspiring.” 

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Local Woman Recalls Meeting Barbara Bush

    Local Woman Recalls Meeting Barbara Bush

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:15:10 GMT
    Barbara Bush's passing has impacted many people in the country and that includes a longtime Joplin resident who had the opportunity to do Mrs. Bush's hair. Letha DeMier met the former first lady in November of 1998. Mrs. Bush visited Joplin to make a keynote speech at the Freeman Quality in Medicine Award. DeMier received a call requesting that she style Barbara Bush's hair before her speech. While DeMier says it was a little intimidating at first, she says the former first ...More >>
    Barbara Bush's passing has impacted many people in the country and that includes a longtime Joplin resident who had the opportunity to do Mrs. Bush's hair. Letha DeMier met the former first lady in November of 1998. Mrs. Bush visited Joplin to make a keynote speech at the Freeman Quality in Medicine Award. DeMier received a call requesting that she style Barbara Bush's hair before her speech. While DeMier says it was a little intimidating at first, she says the former first ...More >>
  • Happy 107!

    Happy 107!

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:26:42 GMT

    Two very special Neosho County women are approaching an amazing milestone. They're both turning 107 in the coming weeks. 

    More >>

    Two very special Neosho County women are approaching an amazing milestone. They're both turning 107 in the coming weeks. 

    More >>
  • Don't Ask for Bongs in this Joplin Store on 4/20...or Any Day...Despite What You See

    Don't Ask for Bongs in this Joplin Store on 4/20...or Any Day...Despite What You See

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:41:59 GMT

    "You're outta here."

    More >>

    "You're outta here."

    More >>
Powered by Frankly

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.