Collection Volunteer – Bridgwater, Somerset

A man and women carrying buckets to collect money, wearing Cancer Research UK t shirts.
Sun 31st March 2019
Community-based roles
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Why we need you:

You can make a difference in as little as an hour by volunteering with your local collection team. It’s quick and easy, and makes a big impact. You'll help to fund amazing research to beat cancer sooner with every penny you collect.


What will I be doing?

You’ll join a local collection team to collect donations from the public over various weekends throughout the summer. Our collections take place in venues ranging from shopping centres and train stations, to service stations and town centres.


What skills do I need?

Everyone is welcome and you don’t need any experience – just some energy, enthusiasm and a smile!


What support will we give you?

We’ll let you know when we have collections in your area and need your help

You’ll have the support of a local collection coordinator after signing up to collect. They’ll be in touch to arrange a collecting time with you and tell you everything you need to know

You’ll be given all the supplies you need for a great few hours of collecting.


What benefits can I expect?

A clear list of what the volunteer will gain from the experience. For example:

  • The opportunity to develop new and existing skills
  • A chance to meet new people
  • The satisfaction of knowing you are making a valuable contribution to Cancer Research UK
  • Travel and other expenses, as agreed
  • A unique insight into the world of (enter area of work) and the charity sector


Where will I be based?

Locations available in Bridgwater and surrounding towns and villages.



Please fill in our short online application form and if you have any questions please call Hannah Preston on 07810 757 408 or email on


Why we need you

Every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, every hour and every person. We need you to help us by volunteering. Play a part in this inspiring story and volunteer. Help us to create more tomorrows.

Volunteering policy

We are committed to giving you the best experience possible and believe that the volunteer relationship is one of honour, trust and mutual understanding.

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