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  • Raffle & Auction Prize Co-ordinator
    with Action For Children (Scotland) (This is not a Fife-based organisation).

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO48064 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Being able to commit to one day a week in an Action for Children office or at home making calls and writing letters to potential raffle prize donors. Investigating local supermarkets and high street store charitable voucher schemes.

    Coming up with new ideas for exciting new raffle and auction prizes such as nights out, hampers and beauty treatments.

    Sending off 5 raffle prize applications a week.

    Sending thank you letters to raffle and auction prize donors and calling them to let them know how much was raised.

    Keeping a detailed account of businesses who have been approached and contributed to our raffle prize stock.

    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Welcome to the organisation and outline of the role. Training where necessary. Support in person or by telephone.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Paid monthly on production of receipts.

    Experience required:Ability to talk and negotiate as well as type. Have a good telephone manner and customer relation skills. The person will have to fact find, organise information, file it so others can pick up on it, talk to people about our organisation through written

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; References

    Taster available?Yes: Accompany fundraiser

    Travel DetailsIn an Action for Children office or at home.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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