Thank you for your interest in the Antelope Valley Disaster Relief Network as a Volunteer. Our volunteers are the heart of our organization in everything we do. AVDRN is a network of churches with volunteers who are active members in a local church and have agreed to the Statement of Faith.
How to Join as a Volunteer
Successful Completion of StepsStatement of Faith, please click the button to complete the required steps to join.
Once you complete these steps, you will officially become an AVDRN volunteer and receive a badge at the orientation. Also, you will be given tools and information to know how to proceed as a volunteer within our organization.
As a Volunteer, you can expect to receive:
» A platform to deploy quickly and effectively to bring relief to the hurting
» A Photo ID Badge and Credentialing recognizable by local governments and agencies
» Invitations to participate in various AVDRN Events, including Disaster Drills
» Personal and Family Preparedness Training Opportunities
» A training pathway to equip you emotionally, spiritually and physically, including Nationally Certified Courses
» Access to a database that tracks your progress in training and preparedness
» Emergency Broadcast System communication to warn and activate AVDRN volunteers in times of emergency through mass text, voicemail and email
» Opportunity to connect and mobilize with a united Body of Christ
Alternative Volunteer Opportunities
For volunteers who may not agree with our Statement of Faith, there are alternative volunteer opportunity options available to you.
Preparedness Training Course Options
The following trainings, are available to anyone: CERT, CISM/CIT, First Aid/CPR, Preparedness Peace, Ham Radio training, and AVDRN Spiritual Training classes. Certification of course completion will be given to anyone that completes a certified course.