Members of the Canadian Red Cross Emergency Management team will be in Portage la Prairie on Oct. 30, hosting a recruitment booth at the volunteer fair hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters.
The volunteer fair runs from 12-7 p.m. at Stride Place.
Canadian Red Cross is actively recruiting to build a 17 member personal disaster assistance team in this area.
Personal Disaster Assistance includes responding to personal emergencies like house fires. The Canadian Red Cross can provide up to 72 hours of assistance after a disaster. Assistance can include food, shelter, and other essential supplies.