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Variety, the Children's Charity: three opportunities

Company: Variety, The Children's Charity

Location: Midlands

Name: Ms Charlotte Allen

Telephone: 07947803088

Description: Midlands Variety, the Children's Charity is looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to help the West Midlands Regional Fundraising Team.  Variety is dedicated to supporting children and young people across the UK who are sick, disabled or disadvantaged by providing Sunshine coaches and wheelchairs to taking children on amazing days out through its Variety at Work programme. As a Variety volunteer, you will be given the opportunity to work on a number of rewarding projects, meet some new people and of course, gain some fantastic work experience.   Training and previous experience is not a requirement, but good communication, organisation skills and a regular commitment is. There are no set hours or days but whatever time you are able to give will make a huge difference to the charity and the children and young people whom we support. The Charity is also able to offer reasonable travel expenses.

There are three roles:

Volunteer Researcher - Supporting the Regional Fundraising Manager, tasks will include researching various groups and organisations as well as keeping an up to date record of their contact details.

Volunteer Collection Box Coordinator - As a Volunteer Collection Box Coordinator you will support the Fundraising Manager within the Midlands region areas to raise awareness and funds for the charity by placing and managing collection boxes within businesses in your local community.

PR Volunteer - Supporting the Regional Fundraising Manager, tasks will include helping to put together the regional PR strategy as well as writing press releases and building relationships with the media.

If you are interested, please contact Charlotte Allen, Regional Fundraising Manager on 07947803088 or email charlotte.allen@variety.org.uk  Please include your contact details along with a paragraph explaining why you are interested in this opportunity and what you could bring to the role.       

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