American Red Cross needs volunteers

The Pee Dee Chapter of the American Red Cross is looking for volunteers.

As hurricane season ramps up, so does the need for people ready to respond to disasters.

You can attend a new volunteer orientation at 1 p.m. Friday, July 26 at the Pee Dee Chapter office at 1601-A West Lucas Street in Florence.

Registration is required. You can visit and click on volunteer, email, or call (843) 662-8121.