Host Organisation: Chance Changing Lives

Are you savvy on social media, have a large network and are driven to support people in deep poverty/homeless? We need local fundraisers, food drive organisers and mini event managers!

Opportunity Interests: Advice and Guidance Services, Carers, Community Development, Community Events, Families, Funding, Grants and Fundraising, Health and Wellbeing services, Men, Older People (60+), People who are unemployed, People with Disabilities, People with Drug & Alcohol Issues, People with Learning Disabilities, People with Mental Health Issues, Refugees, people seeking Asylum, immigrants, Social Activities
Type of Activity: Fundraising, Stewarding / Event Management
Location: From Home - Remote Volunteering, Cheshire East, Congleton, Crewe, Middlewich, Nantwich, Sandbach
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Anytime

• Meeting new people
• Organising small local events or food drives
• Being part of a committed and forward thinking team
• Having lots of choice to create fundraising opportunities and to work on your own initiative after discussion and authorisation
• Knowing you are making a difference locally
• Working with a supportive and innovating manager
• Valuable work experience for your CV and work progression outside the charity

For more information please contact michele.parks@Chancechanginglives.org

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

• excellent organisational skills
• non-judgemental
• warm hearted & enthusiastic
• excellent written and verbal communication skills
• imaginative
• flexible
• reliability
• commitment
• ability to work independently and as part of a team
• ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
• commitment to work under supervision and follow our fundraising guidelines
• cash handling skills

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

Charity related travel at 45p/mile. Pre agreed and authorised fundraising expenses in full with receipts. Public transport on charity business in full with receipts.

What support is available for the volunteer?:

You would be joining a small, friendly team with a General Manager to support you and ensure that fundraising ethics are adhered to.

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Safeguarding training is provided for all staff and volunteers. Additional training as the role demands.