Raising money in your local area is a fantastic way to help Breast Cancer Now support people affected by breast cancer, be connected to your local community and to make new friends.

What could I be doing?

This role involves many different activities which you can pick and choose from, depending on your interests and availability.

  • Organising fundraising events either on your own or with a group
  • Placing collection tins in your local shops
  • Join in or organise your own bucket collection
  • Promoting our community fundraising campaigns 
  • Helping  at local  events
  • Raise awareness about our organisation and how people can support us by giving talks or attending an information stand
  • Attend a cheque collection or supporters event to say thank you

What skills and qualities do I need?

  • Be pro-active and confident with good communication skills
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Be comfortable with cash handling and good numeracy skills
  • Have access to a vehicle or good transport links
  • Good knowledge of local area and have good networking skills

What commitment is required?

This role is very flexible and is designed to fit around your lifestyle and interests

  • You will be invited to attend a Welcome Workshop (1 day), and will receive training on fundraising procedures relevant to the activity you decide to undertake
  • It is important that you are committed to working within Breast Cancer Now's policies and guidelines

What will I gain from volunteering for Breast Cancer Now?

  • Making a difference to your local community and helping people affected by breast cancer
  • Having fun, meeting new people and sharing your enthusiasm
  • Developing your knowledge and skills, enhancing your CV 

What ongoing support and guidance will there be?

  • Support from your local Breast Cancer Now Community Fundraising team and Volunteer Coordinator  
  • Opportunities to meet and network with staff and fellow supporters and volunteers during the year

Does this sound like the Volunteer role for you?

If this sounds like the Volunteer role for you please get in touch with us on volunteer.hub@breastcancernow.org or call us on 0114 263 6489

We’re currently looking for Fundraising Committee Group Members in the following locations, please click on the links to find out more and apply: