Fundraising Volunteer

RCT is incredibly fortunate to have a fantastic team of dedicated and hard working volunteers who support us throughout the year. They help to plan and then hold a range of fabulous fundraising activities to raise much needed funds to allow us to continue our work. If you have experience of undertaking fundraising or would like a new challenge why not give this some thought? We are constantly looking at new, innovative methods of fundraising and would welcome any suggestions you may have for us. If you would like to share your ideas please contact us on 01706 345111
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly, Quarterly

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

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

Researching potential sponsors.
Writing funding proposals and sending these to potential sponsors.
Creating marketing and promotional activities.
Developing fundraising events.
Maintaining records of sponsors.
Organizing campaigns that will lead to donations.

Requirements: Relevant qualification or training
Skill and Qualifications Required:

Good attention to detail and high levels of accuracy
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
Excellent customer service skills
Great Interpersonal Skills.
Commitment to the Cause.
Being Adaptable.
Ability to Tell Compelling Stories.
Ability to Research Donors/Funders In Depth.

Personal Attributes
Positive, proactive approach to work and a good team player
Sense of humour

Areas of Interest: Event, Festivals, Finance, Financial Services, Marketing
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Groups, Long term commitment, People seeking work, University students, Other
What activities will the volunteer do? Campaigning, Financial control, Fundraising, Lending a helping hand, Virtual Volunteering
Skills gained in this role: Creativity, Managing people, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: The volunteering location is not accessible

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Rochdale Connections Trust
Organisation Profile: Rochdale Connections Trust is a local charity who have worked to support local people living across the Borough of Rochdale for over 20 years. By knowing our community, understanding the complexity of the issues faced and evolving as an organisation to meet the changing social, health and wellbeing needs we are now the leading independent provider of domestic abuse services. We also provide 1:1 mentoring support to young people facing difficulty and a raft of interventions designed to help families.
Charity number: 1074736