Fundraising Volunteer

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. 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. Volunteer fundraising can be a great way to get involved in your local community, learn new skills and build confidence whilst raising much needed funds for a vital local service. Hours are flexible and free training is provided. We are offering a flexible volunteering opportunity for someone who enjoys organising fundraising activities, big or small. Our roles are flexible and aim to fit around you. Time commitments for this role may vary depending on the number and type of fundraising activities arranged, but there are no set requirements.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

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Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Meet for 3 monthly planning meeting to help organise and plan regular events or fundraising activities.
Attend fundraising activities and support planned activities.
Develop links with local organisations and deliver awareness activities to promote the needs of the charity

Skill and Qualifications Required:

No skills required

About you
You’ll have an interest in the charity and the work that we do, as well as the enthusiasm to represent both us and our values locally. You’ll be a good organiser with plenty of creative ideas, preferably with fundraising, sales or event management experience.
Our volunteers are a key part of achieving our goals and their support is vital. Join us.

Areas of Interest: Families, Festivals, Health and wellbeing, Marketing, Young people
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Event, From your office, Groups, Home, Long term commitment, Older people, Online, Outdoor, People seeking work, Short term commitment, University students, With friends, Other
What activities will the volunteer do? Fundraising, Outdoors, Research, Social media, Support Work
Skills gained in this role: Managing people, Organising, Outdoor work, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
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