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  • Public Collections Volunteers
    with Macmillan Cancer Support - Thrift Shop

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO48296 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020



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    About this opportunity:Activities include:

     • collecting money for Macmillan at a supermarket entrance or on a high street

     • speaking to the public and raising awareness of Macmillan.
    In return, as one of Macmillan’s fantastic volunteers you’ll benefit from:

     • the full support of a member of the fundraising team

     • meeting and working with new people

     • getting to know your local community

     • making a different to your local community

     • improving the lives of people affected by cancer

    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction when you start and the training needed to complete the role.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Reasonable out-of-pocket expenses, according to guidelines

    Experience required:Patience, a willingness to stand outside in all weathers, an ability to represent Macmillan appropriately and enthusiastically, an interest in cancer care and the services that Macmillan provides.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:No details were provided - contact us to find out more.

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsLocal community

    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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Macmillan Cancer Support - Thrift Shop has the following, additional volunteering opportunities:
  - Charity Shop Volunteers
  - Fundraising Group Member
  - Speaker
  - Collections Volunteer
  - Corporate Volunteer
  - Collections Co-ordinator

Type of volunteering: Fundraising
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