About this role
You will have the chance to take part in some or all of the following:
Street collections on ‘flag’ days
Help on stalls at local events
Take Collection Boxes to local businesses
Attending local events organised by Branches or Community Fundraiser and keeping track of what we sell on our stalls (including the cuddly toys!)
Fundraisers are usually members of the local fundraising group
Location: Local, often outdoors
What skills or experience are required?
Good communication skills
Working as part of a team
What will I get out of it?
A chance to chat with members of the public about Guide Dogs
Have fun and a sense of satisfaction taking part in fundraising events and collections
Providing support to Guide Dogs to enable it to provide guide dogs and other mobility services that increase the independence and dignity of blind and partially-sighted people
An opportunity to build experience for your CV
Fundraisers have the chance to get more involved in organising activities by joining their local committee
What support / training will I get?
Regular and ongoing support from your branch and Guide Dogs
Payment of out of pocket expenses
When you can volunteer
- References needed
- Age restrictions
Will I need to do a Disclosure check?
Not for this volunteer role
Minimum Age: 18
This opportunity allows you to volunteer from home
Available from home
Location 12 Applegate, Leicester LE1 5LD, UK