We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to support our fundraising team to organise local fundraising activities and events throughout the year. You will help with community fundraising projects, as well as help with planning events, preparation and making sure everything runs smoothly on the day.
In this role you will be able to develop your organisational, communication and team working skills.
Most importantly, you will inspire your local community to raise funds that will help to support vulnerable people and their families to get the much needed support and interventions they require
With support from the fundraising team and your fellow volunteers, help create, plan and deliver events and activities to raise funds and promote awareness of Open Road.
Develop links with local organisations and participate in fundraising opportunities.
Participate in creating new ideas and opportunities to raise awareness and funds for Open Road.
Publicise and promote Open Road’s fundraising events and activities within the local community
Play a key role in educating the local community on the different projects and services Open Road provide.
No formal experience is needed, as all necessary training will be given, but ideally, you will:
Be enthusiastic about helping a local charity to support vulnerable people and their families
Be trustworthy and reliable
Have excellent communication and team working skills
Have a desire to find out more about the work of Open Road
Have flexibility and the willingness to volunteer
Keep up to date with the work of Open Road and to represent the charity in a professional manner
- Data Protection policy
- DBS check required
- Equal opportunities policy
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Suitable for under 18s
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer policy
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 21/01/2021
End Date: 21/01/2022
We would appreciate any time you are able to offer. We need you to be honest and tell us how much time you can commit to Open Road. The requirements of the role can offer flexible volunteer working, more details to be discussed upon application.
This opportunity has no specific location.
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