Fundraising Volunteer

Location: Chester le Street

Role Description

We need volunteers to assist the project to increase its resources to provide better services, amenities and develop meaningful activities.

Key responsibilities

  • Planning for and managing of fundraising events
  • Handling donor acknowledgements and thank you letters
  • Helping to inspire other volunteers to run events and fundraise
  • Developing new and imaginative fundraising activities, some of which may be events-based
  • Raising awareness of the charity and its work
  • Making grant applications

Skills, experience and abilities

  • Experience of fundraising (desirable)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Experience in presenting information
  • Experience in liaising effectively with a range of people at all levels
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • A team player
  • Empathy and understanding of the issues experienced by local people in crisis
  • Self-motivator and inspirer
  • Open minded, with a non-judgemental approach to addiction and recovery

Expected hours/times


Next Step

For further information about this role please contact Linda McKie, e: ,t: 0191 371 0541

To apply please contact: Sead Masic, Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13, Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU


Apply for this vacancy

To apply for this vacancy, download an application form and return your completed form to Volunteering Manager, Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13 Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU. Or, apply online by clicking the button below to complete the Volunteer Application Form.

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