Presentation on theme: "San Jose Office: 2731 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95134 Morgan Hill Office: 17666 Crest Avenue, Morgan Hill, CA 95037 September 15, 2013 Silicon Valley."— Presentation transcript:
San Jose Office: 2731 North First Street, San Jose, CA Morgan Hill Office: Crest Avenue, Morgan Hill, CA September 15, 2013 Silicon Valley Chapter Youth Services Red Cross Newsletter Officers! Our next Liaison meeting will be Friday, October 4 th from 5:30 PM- 7:00 PM at the San Jose office (2731 N. First Street). Want to know about upcoming events at the Silicon Valley Chapter? If so, be sure to check out the website (http://arcsvyouthservices.blogspot.com)http://arcsvyouthservices.blogspot.com and like the Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/redcross.siliconvalley)https://www.facebook.com/redcross.siliconvalley IN A... NUTSHELLNUTSHELL +Liaison Meeting +RC website and Facebook +BAT classes + Volunteer Connection +Safekids Committees +Community Outreach Committee +Disaster Committee +VC application +International Committee Joke of the Month What’s the king of all school supplies? RC Website & Facebook Who: ALL BAT INSTRUCTORS What: Come teach Basic Aid Training class When: September 29th 11am-3:30pm Where: San Jose Red Cross Office (2731 N. First Street, San Jose CA 95134) Sign-Up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UjgKHp3M5Y0tD 0ehI7PxqWolJLptN1fgWupTM33RBwo/viewform https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1UjgKHp3M5Y0tD 0ehI7PxqWolJLptN1fgWupTM33RBwo/viewform Liaison Meeting Volunteer Connection Reminder! All clubs should be registered in VC by now. Begin submitting hours, adding events and uploading files !
September 2013 Important Contacts Logan Ferlito Youth Services Manager Phone: (408) Namrata Challa and Miki Rai Co-Chairs Guneet Kaur Liaison Coordinator Alex Lim and Vivian Chan Health & Safety Anjana Tummala & Misbah Surani Community Services Coordinators Sravya Angajala & Nitya Mani Fundraising Coordinators Raisa Haque Spirit Committee Coordinator Safe Kids Committee Do you speak a second language? Join the Community Outreach Committee! We educate the community about how to stay safe during disasters such as earthquakes and fires in local health fairs. Come to our next meeting on September 21 st from am. Here is the application: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B- vivygRfqjBMnB0em03bDFLSEU/edit https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B- vivygRfqjBMnB0em03bDFLSEU/edit If you have questions please Community Outreach Committee Are you interested in teaching about disaster preparedness, safety, and basic first aid to younger children? Contact to sign up to become an instructor. The training is October 6 from 9am - 12pm at the Red Cross San Jose Chapter. You can gain leadership and communication skills through this opportunity. There is also an opportunity to become part of the SafeKids Committee. For more information about the committee, contact International Committee The International Committee has already held its first meeting. However, it is not too late to join! The next meeting will take place on September 22nd from 3:00- 4:00pm at the Silicon Valley Chapter. This committee raises awareness about worldwide events/fundraises for international causes, and helps refugees adapt to their lives in the United States. During the next meeting, we will be brainstorming and discussing possible events for the year, such as the Refugee Stimulation, Raid Cross, Refugee Soccer Tournament, and much more! If you have any questions or would like to join, please contact Adarsh Nellore and Jialin Hu at:
September 2013 Important Contacts (continued) Samantha Shieh Disaster Services Coordinator Joanna Hu & Adarsh Nellore International Services Coordinators Sharon Chen and Hillary Nguyen Community Outreach Services Coordinator om om Sabrina Sidhu Marketing/Publicity Coordinator Angela Jae Youth Education Coordinator Jennifer Geradi Youth Services Coordinator Red Cross Club Volunteer Application For Youth (Under 18 years of age) Step 1: Complete your volunteer application online and create your Volunteer Connection login. Once you submit an application, you will receive an with a link to activate your Volunteer Connection account. This link will direct you to your Volunteer Connection homepage that contains the list of next steps to complete your volunteer application. Click on the link below to start the application process: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=intake&entry_poin t_id=199&unit_id=155&logout=1 Step 2: Login in to to download the parent consent forms and submit the forms by scanning and to Please title the subject line in this format: "Club Member Application: Last Name, First Name, School". Step 3: Start getting involved and signing up for events that you are interested in! VC Application The Ruler! Happy back-to-school! Disaster Committee The Disaster Committee is dedicated to raising awareness and educating the public about how to prepare and respond to natural disasters, such as fires, earthquakes and floods. We organize events like the Disaster Simulation and work with other committees for events like Kits for Kids. We meet every other Tuesday, 7pm at Beija Flora Coffeehouse in Cupertino To join