Fundraising Group Member - Melton Mowbray
Why we need you:
Every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, every hour and every person. We are recruiting a new group in the Melton Mowbray area to raise awareness and life-saving funds to help beat cancer sooner.
Thanks to the generosity of our volunteers and supporters, Cancer Research UK funds over 4,000 scientists, doctors and nurses across the UK. If you’re looking to get involved with something different and make a difference, then being part of a new Melton Mowbray Fundraising Group could be for you.
What will you be doing?
Identifying new ideas and opportunities to maximise local fundraising efforts
Helping to plan and coordinate group fundraising activities
Promoting fundraising events and initiatives in the local community
Attending group meetings
Representing Cancer Research UK and your group in the local community
Keeping up to date with the latest news and activities from Cancer Research UK and where possible helping to support and promote other Cancer Research UK events in the area.
The type of person we are looking for
You will be enthusiastic and motivated, with a local knowledge of your community and a passion for the work of Cancer Research UK. You will work alongside the rest of the fundraising group to generate new ideas, build and maintain effective relationships and support the delivery of fundraising events.
What you can expect from Cancer Research UK
An induction and ongoing support and guidance from your Local Fundraising Manager as well as fellow volunteers
Advice on how to set up and promote a variety of fundraising events
The opportunity to visit one of our research laboratories to see how your money helps save lives
We will reimburse agreed out of pocket expenses
What benefits can you get from this role?
Meet like-minded people who are working together to raise money for Cancer Research UK
Know you are helping Cancer Research UK bring forward the day when all cancers are cured
Be involved in a wide range of exciting fundraising activities and events
Development and support of new and existing skills
Where will this role be based?
This is a home-based role in Melton Mowbray, however part of your role will include you being ‘out and about’ in the community e.g. committee meetings, fundraising events etc.
How much time do you need to commit?
As this is a flexible volunteering opportunity this is something to discuss with your Local Fundraising Manager and we will help you find the best way to help beat cancer sooner.
Register your interest today and your Local Fundraising Manager will contact you to tell you more about becoming a fundraising group and find out more about your skills, experience and motivations.
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.
We are committed to giving you the best experience possible and believe that the volunteer relationship is one of honour, trust and mutual understanding.