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PRESS RELEASE

St. Landry-Evangeline United Way to Host Red Cross Volunteer Training

Trained Volunteers Required for Shelter Work

ST. LANDRY PARISH (May 20, 2011) - Ginger LeCompte, Executive Director of the St. Landry-Evangeline United Way announced today that the Acadiana Area Chapter of the American Red Cross will be conducting a volunteer training on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at the United Way office at 311 W. Vine St., in Opelousas at 5:30 p.m. till 8:30 p.m. for people who wish to assist at any Red Cross Shelter. Charles Banks, Community Recovery Specialist for the Red Cross stated, "Volunteers working in our shelters must have a background check and have Red Cross training, and it is likely we will need volunteers in the coming days and possibly weeks."

If you want to volunteer and would like to attend this training, contact the St. Landry-Evangeline United Way at 337-942-7815.


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