Events and Fundraising Volunteer

Trust Links

Get involved and support a local mental health and wellbeing charity at their fundraising events. This is an opportunity to gain experience of fundraising and community engagement.

Published On: 10/05/2023
About this opportunity from Trust Links

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:

Events and fundraising volunteering is a very versatile and flexible role and can be suitable for anybody who has a few hours to spare as and when.

This volunteer position offers a great opportunity to gain experience of events, fundraising and community engagement in a local charity for mental health and wellbeing.  Volunteers can get involved with many aspects of our fundraising campaigns and local community events.

The Volunteer will be required to:

·         Provide practical support at events held at Trust Links sites or external sites as agreed

·         Promote Trust Links and its associated projects to the public

·         Volunteering for one of the many roles we need to help run our events

·         Tasks vary and can be any of the following. Preparing for the event and securing prizes, baking, driving the minibus, helping to set up, packing down, manning a stall, collection tins, kitchen help and many more.

·         This is an ad-hoc role suitable for anybody who has a few hours to spare on weekends and weekdays, as and when.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE:

·         Support Trust Links with events such as open days, fundraisers and community events as agreed

·         Develop a good knowledge of the services offered by Trust Links and promote Trust Links and its projects to members of the public in a positive way

·         Supporting other volunteers and staff in the garden, or in the kitchen, as required, at open days or community events

·         Provide support and direction as required, feeding back to staff relevant information relating to members

·         Take part in appropriate training and development activities

·         Maintain confidentiality

Raise any issues affecting members with appropriate staff member

 

Activity Types

Fundraising and Finance | Local events | Supporting charities

Interests

Civic responsibility and communities | Environment | Mental Health

Commitment

This is a flexible role and can be taken on ad-hoc once registered as a volunteer with Trust Links.

4 to 6 hour shifts on the day depending on the task, weekends and week days

Find out more

For more information about Trust Links and this role, visit them online.

To apply for this role, visit the Volunteer Essex website to register your interest.

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