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Volunteering Opportunity: VO67024

  • Fundraising Group Treasurer (Cupar Fundraising Group)
    with Marie Curie UK.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:Local Fundraising Groups are dedicated to raising funds for local nurses by holding collections and events so that Marie Curie can continue to care for people with terminal illnesses in their own homes
     •  As Fundraising Group Treasurer, you will count, bank and record all money raised, collected and donated to the group, and inform Marie Curie of all transactions using the forms provided
     •  You'll also keep records of income and expenditure relating to Fundraising Group events, and provide regular financial updates at the group's meetings
     •  Each group is supported by a local Community Fundraiser who is on hand to answer any queries you may have
     •  As a member of the group, you'll also have the opportunity to contribute to the planning of fundraising events which you think your local community will enjoy
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The volunteer will meet the local fundraiser to fully discuss the role.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Volunteer expenses are paid monthly. Travel can be reimbursed on production of receipts and 45p per mile can be claimed for essential journeys. Please get in touch for full details of expenses which can be claimed.

    Experience required:Good numerical, administrative and organisational skills. The ability to manage simple budgets and record simple financial information. The ability to work on your own initiative. Basic IT skills, including the ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel and email. Honesty and reliability. A genuine desire in, and desire to support the work of, Marie Curie.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThis role involves attending meetings with the other group members at a time and place decided by the group. These meetings will be held locally.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.