Collection box volunteer Muscular Dystrophy-Caithness

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As a Volunteer Collection box Co-ordinator you will support the Regional Development Manager in your region to raise awareness and funds for the charity by placing and managing collection boxes within businesses in your local community.
Specific tasks may include;
• Placing charity collection boxes in shops, pubs, chemists, doctor’s surgeries etc in your area.
• Making follow up visits to businesses where boxes have been placed to empty contents and reseal boxes for further use
• Counting and receipting contents of each box emptied
• Maintaining accurate records of venues holding boxes and how much each collection box placed raises – you will be provided with a spreadsheet to facilitate this
• Ensuring boxes are clean and in good condition and replacing where needed
• Banking income and providing detailed report of income to Regional Development Manager within agreed timescales

Organisation aims and objectives

Every day Muscular Dystrophy UK is urgently searching for treatments and cures to improve lives today and transform those for future generations. We need dedicated volunteers to support the regional development team to deliver a high level of care to supporters in order to continue our vital work. Getting out and about in the community is a vital part to raising both funds and awareness for the charity and we simply can’t have the reach we need without volunteers!

Frequency and commitment details



Experience required: • Have a welcoming, friendly manner • Good organisation skills and ability to maintain records • Initiative in order to recognise opportunities to place boxes • Have good written English and basic computer skills • Can volunteer flexible hours • Can volunteer independently and as part of a team


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: reasonable out of pocked expenses paid
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer