Christmas gift wrapping - from 16 to 20 December 2019

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Location: Centre Court Shopping Centre, Queen's Road, Wimbledon, SW19 8YA (see map)

Travel: Wimbledon station. Wimbledon Station bus stop.

Start date: 16/12/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • The Wimbledon Guild is looking for volunteers from Monday 16th December to Friday 20th December 2019 from 11am to 5pm to wrap Christmas gifts. For a small donation, busy shoppers can have their gifts wrapped while at the same time supporting a local charity.
  • The wrapping station will be located outside of Debenhams in the Centre Court Shopping Centre in Wimbledon.
  • We need 2-3 volunteers per hour to be wrapping and informing shoppers the wrapping service is available.
  • You will be helping a good cause!
  • Wimbledon Guild is a social welfare charity that supports people throughout Merton lead a better life by tackling poverty, supporting ageing and encouraging mental wellbeing.
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What impact will this have?

  • Wimbledon Guild is a social welfare charity that supports people throughout Merton lead a better life by tackling poverty, supporting ageing and encouraging mental wellbeing.
  • From its base at Guild House on Worple Road, Wimbledon, it offers a significant number of services across the community to make a positive difference to everyone irrespective of age or background.
  • Whether it’s feeling valued, being active, thinking clearly, remaining optimistic, seeking contact with others or having an interest in new things – the focus is on the people of Merton and making a difference to their lives.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Volunteers are welcome for 1 or 2 hour shifts or all day, and as a individual or a group of colleagues, friends or family!
  • We need 2-3 volunteers per hour to be wrapping and informing shoppers the wrapping service is available.

Background checks

  • No background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Design
  • Interpersonal
  • Team working
  • Leadership
  • Organising
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Design
  • Interpersonal
  • Team working
  • Leadership
  • Organising

Training

  • Volunteers should have good wrapping skills.
  • Don’t like wrapping gifts but still want to help? We can use help walking around Centre Court and telling people about the wrapping service and Wimbledon Guild.

Location

Centre Court Shopping Centre, Queen's Road, Wimbledon, SW19 8YA

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