Fundraising Event Volunteer

Children and young people | Youth | People and communities | Homelessness and housing | LGBT

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Location: Unit B, Sawmill Studios, 19-21 Parr Street, London, N1 7GW (see map)

Travel: Haggerston station. Baring Street bus stop.

Start date: 29/08/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • Volunteers may be asked to support a wide range of activities
  • These can include attending theatre nights or drag shows from cheering on our runners at fun -runs or collecting donations at events, to helping out at our annual Gala Dinner or Pride activities.
  • At events volunteers can be helping with tickets on the door, selling raffle tickets, assisting with general event set up and set down, collecting donations or generally talking to people about our work.

What impact will this have?

  • We are the national LBTQ+ youth homelessness charity; focused on prevention and early action we provide: safe homes, mentoring, training, advocacy and support to young people who are homeless or living in a hostile environment after coming out to their parents, care givers and peers.
  • Volunteers are the lifeblood of our fundraising efforts.Their unwavering support enables us to continue providing vital services to vulnerable LGBTQ+ young people. 
  • Being an akt Fundraising Events volunteer can be a richly rewarding experiencenot only in terms of being part of a great team, but knowing that your efforts are helping to keep young people safe.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Commitment is likely to be around 4 hours per event. However, we can be flexible with shift timings depending on the nature of the event.

Expenses

  • We reimburse reasonable travel expenses against receipts. For full day events e.g. Pride, lunch and other refreshments will be provided.

Background checks

  • No background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Interpersonal
  • Practical
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Interpersonal

Training

  • All new volunteers will be invited to an induction evening.
  • An event briefing will be provided

Location

Unit B, Sawmill Studios, 19-21 Parr Street, London, N1 7GW

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