Would you like to join the Fundraising Team? 

 

Fundraising Volunteer

To assist Fundraising in all aspects of administration and support the team in raising funds for local patients with life limiting illnesses.

What hours can I do?
Weekly attendance and 4 hours minimum. The fundraising Office is open Monday – Friday between 9am – 5pm. Day/Time can be flexible as long as pre-arranged.
 
What skills are needed?
  • Excellent written & verbal communications with attention to detail.
  • Good computer skills
  • Ability to work well within the team
  • Ability to follow the charities principles & values.
  • Understanding of and sympathy with the charities overall aims.
 
What kind of tasks will I get involved in?
  • Volunteers currently help with many different tasks depending on their skills. Here is a list to give you an idea of some of the tasks you could undertake.
  • To help the Fundraising Team with basic administrative tasks to help the team engage with the community and raise funds.  This includes updating our database with relevant information.
  • To produce thank you letters and certificates to give appreciation for our supporters generosity.
  • To help increase the reach of our marketing through stuffing envelopes which are then distributed.
  • Assist with banking donations through the counting of money whilst following the finance procedure.
  • To provide support to the team with photocopying/printing/laminating as required.
  • Assisting the team with securing volunteers for community events by telephoning volunteers and asking for their support
  • Stock checking items and required for fundraising.
 
Is there any training involved?
Mandatory training will be required and the fundraising team will provide training on undertaking tasks.
 
What if I am unable to attend?
The fundraising department can be a busy office with many volunteers on different days so we do require prior notice where possible.
 
How can I apply?
To be considered for this role please fill in a Volunteer Application Form and return to d.shannonwallace@rossendalehospice.org or call 01706 253633 for more information.
 

Volunteer Application Form

Fundraising Volunteer