Volunteer Donation Box Collector

Opportunity by Together Against Cancer
Location Leicestershire, UK

We are seeking a number of volunteers at various locations across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to help raise vital funds for Together Against Cancer. Please see 'about the opportunity' for more detail. For more information about us, please visit https://www.togetheragainstcancer.org.uk/

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About this role

ROLE TITLE:  Volunteer Donation Box Collector

REPORTS TO: Community & Events Fundraiser

HOURS OF WORK: Variable, 2-3hours every 3 months

BASE: From home, visiting various locations

Summary of Volunteer Role

The role of a Volunteer Donation Box Collector (DBC) involves the collection of cash donations from a donation box, which is a plastic tower used to collect monetary donations in retail outlets, public houses, offices, etc. This is an important role in generating income and raising awareness of Together Against Cancer in the community.

Key Volunteer Duties

• The Volunteer Donation Box Collector liaises between the Donation Box Holder and Together Against Cancer (TAC)

• Supports the fundraising team to find new outlets for donation boxes

• Removes full donation boxes and replaces with empty ones

• Arranges transfer of the full Donation Box to TAC and replaces it with an empty Donation Box

Essential Requirements

• A successful DBS Check

• Full driving Licence and use of a car, only if Donation Box host is not local/walking distance from volunteer home

Personal Qualities to fulfil role

• Good communication and interpersonal skills

• Friendly, Flexible,

• Reliable and trustworthy

• Have a genuine interest in raising funds to support the work of Together Against Cancer

• Able to work on their own.

• Situational awareness and alert to suspicious behaviour.

• Guidance will be given by the Community and Events Fundraiser to support volunteers to fulfil their role, lone working, safe handling of money, safe systems for collection of monies etc.

To apply please complete Together Against Cancer Volunteer Application Form on our website:


Volunteer – Together Against Cancer

When you can volunteer



  • Access to a vehicle
  • Driving license
  • References needed
  • Willing to take a DBS Check
  • Age restrictions

Full driving Licence and use of a car, only if Donation Box host is not local/walking distance from volunteer home.

In addition to applying via the VAL website, we would also appreciate if you could complete our online volunteer form by following this link:

(please copy & paste this link into your browser)


Location Leicestershire, UK

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