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.
During your stay in Washington, D.C., 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.
- Home Fire Campaign Help reduce home fire related injuries and deaths by educating communities on how to be safe.
- Totes for Hope – Support homeless veterans and work with the U.S. armed forces.
- CPR/First Aid/AED Course – Get trained in lifesaving skills and certified, with hands-on learning.
- Stay at Georgetown University's amazing residence