I recently wrote about Habitat for Humanities RV Care-A-Vanners and what you can do with an RV. Well to go one step further, if you have access to a motor coach, you can signup with Angel Bus as a driver.
Angel Bus® is a non-profit charity, dedicated to providing non-emergency, long-distance ground transportation to financially stressed ambulatory patients who are traveling for treatment. A typical trip supported by Angel Bus does not exceed 250 miles (one-way) and we do not normally handle trips within a local area or community. Exceptions made on a case-by-case basis, routinely for cancer patients traveling daily for treatment.
To sign up as a driver you must meet the following qualifications:
Angel Bus volunteer drivers must meet the following qualifications:
Of course you can help without being a driver.
During calendar year 2013 Angel Bus provided over 11,100 trips. The trips were for patient travel to distant medical care for a public benefit of over $276,000 while traveling over 729,000 miles.
Currently the most commonly used resource for these trips were:
Check out Angel Bus at http://www.angel-bus.org/