|Opportunity: MDUK Fundraising Ambassador|
Speaking about Muscular Dystrophy UK and the work of the charity. Feeding back to the Regional Development Manger on events, Key individuals and our next actions.
Helping us to recruit volunteers
Attending events and meetings on behalf of MDUK.
Introducing Regional Development Manger to local business and community organisations.
There is a volunteer induction and there is also a volunteers handbook
|Requirements: Good communication skills. Enthusiasm and commitment to supporting the work of MDUK, teamwork and leadership skills, ability to build relationships and flexibility.|
|Location: Online, remote work|
|Hours: 2/3 hours a week. Minimum period 6 months .Maximum period 2 years but can be extended.|
|Expenses: Yes Expenses paid must be pre-agreed and reasonable .The volunteer handbook contains more information on this.|
One Day Event Nearly New Sale Volunteer
One Day Event Saturday 1st April 2023
Nearly New Sale Volunteer.
• Volunteering on the day for an event
• Help set up tables and rails
• Answer queries from parents
• Welcome parents at the entrance and thank them when leaving
• Process payments at tills
• Help tidy at the end of the event
|Requirements: Friendly and approachable (Online training is provided)|
|Location: Springdale Methodist Church, Warstone Road ,Penn ,Wolverhampton ,WV4 4LF|
|Hours: All day or morning or afternoon shift|
|Expense: Yes Travel expenses only|
This role will involve Supporting the Head of Fundraising with a range of fundraising activity including major donors and patrons, grants and trusts, bid writing , direct marketing , community fundraising etc.
|Requirements: Understanding of importance of fundraising to the charity .Experience of one or more fundraising disciplines willingness to work hard and learn new skills|
|Location: The Way Youth Zone ,Wolverhampton ,WV3 ONR|
|Hours: Flexible Monday-Saturday including some evenings and weekends|
Ongoing commitment needed of 8 hours a week
|Expenses: Yes –travel expenses only |
Our Youth Zone aims to be inspirational, sending a clear message that the young people of Wolverhampton matter as soon as they enter. The Way offers young people the best in class facilities and opportunities to access a range of activities. The Way is a brand that reflects the values our Youth Zone represent, which are to be unique, welcoming and diverse and to provide opportunity and support.
|Opportunities: (including brief role description)||Woodland Walk Organiser|
You will help organise a Woodland Walk to raise funds for its Woodland House Appeal, to bring a brand-new, purpose-built bereavement centre to the hospital for families experiencing pregnancy or baby loss. This sponsored walk will be one of a series of local, community -run walks taking place across the Midlands in a local park, a nearby country park or a favourite nature trail. You can personalise the walk to your community with Kids Activity Zones, catering, remembrance ceremonies etc. The Regional Fundraiser will support you.
Your duties will be to:
Investigate and decide on a suitable walk venue & route; Complete a Risk Assessment for the event;
Promote via social media, posters, leaflets, local press Complete all relevant event planning documents;
Recruit volunteers and helpers to help run the event; Contact and welcome registrants, remind them to raise sponsorship /set up a Just Giving page to raise donations;
Organise ‘on the day’ activities and send out instructions to attendees and volunteers prior to the event;
Keep accurate records of all participants and volunteers, in line with data protection/ GDPR guidelines;
Source local sponsorship to help cover the event cost; Send a thank you to attendees & volunteers post event; Send all donations raised to the Charity after the event.
Requirements/ Skills Sought: A passion for organising with contacts in the community, great communication skills and a keenness to both plan and budget.
|Hours:||Planning to start now and the time required will increase as the date approaches. A fortnightly catch up on the phone with a representative from the Hospital Charity.|
|Location/Address:||Volunteer Organisers choice. |
Walk to be arranged in late Summer/ Early Autumn.
|Referral type:||Referral by Volunteer Centre|
|Other information:||You will receive constant support from the Regional Fundraiser as well as a full information and planning pack including risk assessment ready for you to use.|