The ability to get around is vital in order to live a full life yet thousands of people who are blind or partially sighted never leave home alone. Guide Dogs empowers visually impaired people to do that and relies on the support of the public to fund its services.
The Fundraising Group Coordinator is responsible for coordinating a group of volunteers to raise funds through events or other activities, delegating tasks to other members of the group as required and being the key contact in the local area.
Organising and attending events such as the Great Guide Dogs Tea Party, Pub Quizzes and collections in your local area
Encouraging local businesses, schools and groups to name their own guide dog puppy
Building relationships with local networks, socials groups, schools and businesses to encourage them to host their own event in support of Guide Dogs Working as part of Guide Dogs’ fundraising team with staff and volunteers
Liaising with Community Fundraiser informing them of events in your area
Making sure your fundraising policies and procedures are followed
• Able to generate enthusiasm
• Good communication and team-working skills
• Able to motivate people
- No criminal record (DBS) check required
- Not suitable for under 18's
- Will require a driving licence
- Will require own vehicle or access to a vehicle
- Will require references
When can I volunteer?
Flexible as and when you have the time
This opportunity can be carried out whilst working from home.
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