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Volunteer opportunity description

My AFK are a national charity based in North London supporting disabled children, young people and their families. We do this by providing mobility equipment for people around the UK as well as preparing trainees for life after school through education, training and work placement opportunities.

We are looking for volunteers to help us promote learning, develop skills and encourage participation in activities and events inside and outside of my AFK. Volunteers also take part in fundraising events throughout the year.

As part of our fundraising activities, my AFK are hosting a major event at Canary Wharf in July. This is our 10th anniversary of Beach Volley Ball where teams of players from all over London take part in tournaments raising money for my AFK specific appeals and projects. A fun event you cannot miss!

Duties will include; Registration Desk, Information Stand, Promoting my AFK to the general public and helping out with the smooth running of the tournaments. You may bring along family and friends as spectators.

Volunteers will be supervised at all time by my AFK staff

Where: Montgomery Square, Canary Wharf E14

When: 9th July till the 3rd August 2018

Times: Flexible. You will be able to choose from a timetable the days and times ie. morning, afternoon or evenings

We will provide lunch and reasonable travel expenses for those volunteers working with us for 5 hours or more.

Requirements

You will meet staff and other volunteers of my AFK and gain great experience taking part in a major event. You will learn about the work we do and we would be happy to discuss other volunteering roles.

We offer volunteer induction training and DBS checks for those who wish to continue volunteering with my AFK.

Please contact Fareeda or Caroline at my AFK who will email you a schedule and you may choose time slots with your availability.

Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing. We will provide you with a my AFK T-Shirt.

Our volunteer needs

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About the organisation

my AFK

Contact:
Fareeda Southworth
Volunteer Manager
Organisation’s website:
http://www.my-afk.org
Volunteer opportunity website:
http://www.my-afk.org
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