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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, January 1, 2010

Red Cross schedules classes for potential volunteers

Advertiser Staff

The Kaua'i Red Cross is emphasizing the need for more pre-trained volunteers and has scheduled disaster services training for interested people, the Garden Island newspaper reported.

Three course sessions will be held Jan. 15-17 at the Church of the Pacific in Princeville:

• Fulfilling Our Mission, an introduction to the American Red Cross, Jan. 15 from 6 to 9 p.m.

• Mass Care/Shelter Operations and Shelter Simulation, Jan. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Disaster Action Team Orientation, Jan. 17 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All classes are offered free of charge to any individual willing to help those in need.

Pre-registration is required. Pre-register at www.hawaiiredcross.org or call the Līhu'e office at 245-4919.