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Human Appeal

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We are an international relief and development agency that asks the question, what makes us human? We think the answer...

Event Support Volunteer

This opportunity takes place between 09 Sep 2019 and 31 Dec 2019.

Why does this role matter to Human Appeal? Volunteers are an integral part of Human Appeal’s success. They are the ones that create real change for those most in need. This is your chance to meet new people, gain new skills and experience and have fun whilst being part of a great cause. Main tasks include: Supporting local fundraising events and collecting donations from the general public Approaching individuals, groups and organisations for sponsorship and donations Organising or participating in events to raise the charity’s profile Commitment: We will keep your details on file for 2 years after your last contact with us, and invite you to events throughout the year Location: Nationwide Expenses: This is an unpaid position but we do reimburse reasonable out-of-pocket expenses such as travel and lunch in line with Human Appeal’s expenses policy.

Hours per week

Flexible

Hours details

Volunteering is flexible! When an event is taking place, we will contact you and ask if you would like to take part. if you're unavailable, no problem.

Training available

To enable you to take part in this opportunity Human Appeal will provide: A detailed induction to provide you with an overview of Human Appeal Training and shadowing providing all the information and skills needed to fulfill the role A dedicated member of staff to provide ongoing support and supervision Payment of “out of pocket” expenses in line with Human Appeal’s expenses policy A volunteer handbook that outlines all of the policies and procedures you will need to be aware of

Location

UK wide

DBS required?

No

Benefits to self

Experience of fundraising with an international charity Opportunity to develop new skills. Excellent support as part of a friendly team. Excellent training opportunities. Offer to provide references after 3 months of volunteering. Meet new people and make a difference. Opportunities to take.

Benefits to others

Bringing the community together. Raising money for those in need.

Transport details

Not applicable

Time commitment

No minimum requirement

Support

You are given an induction and a dedicated member of staff who will be supervising you.

Expenses

Food and travel paid.
  • ProfessionsEvents
  • Crisis & PovertyCrisis Support, Emergency services, Food banks, Homeless, International aid, Refugees
  • People & CommunitiesChildren, Faith, Families