Community Volunteer

  • VO87264


Description

Mary's Meals' work to feed hungry children in some of the world's poorest countries and help give them a brighter future? We're looking for volunteers to join our global movement, to help raise awareness about Mary's Meals and fundraise for our work. As a Community Volunteer you can contribute as an individual or become part of one of our local groups of passionate volunteers, helping to grow our movement by motivating and inspiring people in your local community to support our work. Volunteering activities could include - Sharing our story (in person) with local community organisations, schools, churches, and faith groups. - Organising fundraising events in your local area – such as coffee mornings, quizzes, and bucket collections. - Promoting Mary's Meals' fundraising campaigns in your community. - Distributing and displaying promotional materials and placing collection tins. - Helping to generate support from businesses in your local area.

Organisation aims and objectives

Mary's Meals provides life-changing meals to some of the world's poorest children every school day. We are a no-frills charity with a simple idea that works: by providing one good meal in a place of learning, children are drawn into the classroom where they can receive an education that could one day free them from poverty.

Restrictions

Experience required: We are looking for volunteers who are friendly, trustworthy, interested in meeting new people and committed to our mission and values. This opportunity is also very flexible, and volunteers are encouraged to bring their skills and experience and use them
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: travel

Last updated 3 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.