Location: In your local area

Time commitment: Ongoing

Start date: ASAP

Purpose of role: To help raise money for our hospitals. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to distribute static collection boxes to local businesses in their local area.

Role description

  • Contact local businesses via letter, email, telephone or in person to inform them of the Charity’s work
  • Gain permission to leave static collection tins at businesses
  • Make monthly phone calls/visits to enquire whether the tins need emptying
  • Arrange a suitable date and time to arrange collection
  • Count donations and pass them on to our Fundraising Team

Volunteer specification

  • Would need to be a friendly, outgoing person who is happy to talk to people about the hospital and the Charity.
  • Must be reliable.
  • Good general sales techniques required..
  • Ability to work as part of a small team.

Benefits of the role

  • The satisfaction of knowing that you are making a vital difference to our hospitals’ life-saving work.
  • The opportunity to be part of a passionate team dedicated to making a difference.
  • The opportunity to meet new people while developing new and existing skills in areas such as fundraising and communication.
  • The opportunity to gain general knowledge about the hospitals’ work.
  • References and help with CV/job applications if needed.

How to apply

If you are interested in this volunteer role then please contact our community fundraiser Alice Eastwood.