Volunteer opportunity description

WHO WE ARE

We're the UK's Parkinson's support and research charity. Because we're here, no one has to face Parkinson's alone.  We provide groundbreaking research, expert information, friendship, support, campaigning and fundraising to find a cure, and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's.

WHAT THE ROLE INVOLVES

As a local fundraising volunteer, you will coordinate local activities and raise funds in support of Parkinson's UK's work to find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's.

This will include:

  • organising fundraising events and activities
  • developing ideas to bring each event to life
  • researching new fundraising opportunities

Requirements

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR 

In order to volunteer in this role you will have:

  • a reliable and honest approach
  • good organisational and IT skills
  • strong communication and interpersonal skills

TIME AND COMMITMENT

We would ideally like a volunteer to work with us for 8 to 12 hours per month and the group meet monthly on a Thursday evening from 7 pm, but we can be flexible to suit your schedule.

EXPENSES

We reimburse all reasonable travel expenses against receipts and provide refreshments and lunches according to our expense policy. Please enquire for further details.

BENEFITS

Through this role you will:

  • make a difference to those affected by Parkinson's in your area
  • develop IT, event and organisational skills 
  • meet new people, get involved in events and activities and contribute to your local community

TRAINING

Online induction

DISCLOSURE BARRING CHECKS

Not required for this role

To apply: Register your interest through the Team London Website.

  

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers who are free at these times

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About the organisation

Parkinson's UK

Contact:
Louis Cecile
Volunteer Support Officer
Organisation’s website:
https://www.parkinsons.org...
Volunteer opportunity website:
https://www.parkinsons.org...
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