WAILUKU - Disasters strike without warning. How can you help?
The American Red Cross is recruiting disaster services volunteers on Maui. All training is provided free of charge.
The first step for all new disaster volunteers is to take a series of basic disaster classes.
New volunteer candidates must register for and attend the entire series at the Maui Red Cross Office at 45 N. Market St. in Wailuku. The schedule is "Disaster Services: An Overview" on June 18, "Shelter Operations on June 20, "Shelter Simulation" on June 25, and "Disaster Assessment Basics" on June 27. All classes are slated for 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.