Real Change Businesses

Real Change Rochdale is looking for business ambassadors who can use their networks in the borough to liaise within the business community to discuss how people can contribute to tackling homelessness in our communities.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Approach businesses and set up networks of local businesses interested in becoming part of the solution to end homelessness
 attend business networking events and speak about Real Change on our behalf,
 Meet with you existing contacts/people you meet through your day to day life do raise awareness of real Change.
 Encourage people to set up their own awareness and fundraising activity to support Real Change.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

It is desirable that volunteers will have previous experience working with individuals who are disadvantaged, homeless or suffer with mental health issues.

Areas of Interest: Health and wellbeing, IT, Marketing, Social Welfare
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Groups, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Administration, Business, Fundraising, Management
Skills gained in this role: Leadership, Negotiating, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: The Sanctuary Trust