Fundraising Assistant

  • VO74603


A fantastic ethnic minority charity is looking for enthusiastic minority ethnic volunteers (from all ethnic groups) to join the Fundraising team. You will be part of the team to raise fund to support volunteer mentoring and befriending services. You will be adding value to LINKnet by supporting the Fundraising team and maximizing the efficiency of the fund raising process through creative thinking, creating fundraising opportunities, carrying out administration duties and networking with key contacts.

Organisation aims and objectives

LINKnet Mentoring Ltd is a voluntary sector mentoring project established to help minority ethnic people living in Edinburgh and the Lothian. We aim to help people from Ethnic Minorities get into jobs, education and also with their Personal Development and integration into the society. LINKnet aims to increase representation of minority ethnic people in further and higher education, employment, public and civic life of Scottish society through a structured one to one mentoring programme which is free to join. One of the main aim of LINKnet is to enhance the quality of life of individuals by improving their personal circumstances so that they are better able and better prepared to attain their goals in the areas of education, employment and personal development. The project also hopes to achieve a collective impact on the minority ethnic community as a whole in their struggle to be better represented in all spheres of life. LINKnet's long-term ambition is to see an equitable Scottish society in which everyone can plays their part and feels part of the wider Scottish community.










Minimum commitment 5 hours per week


Experience required: This opportunity will require someone who has good attention to detail, excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship-building skills, experience of engaging people with social media campaigns, and experience in updating websites and managing social media platforms.
Travel details: 31, Guthrie Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JG
Minimum age: 18


Expenses details: No expenses paid.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Training is not certified. Train will cover the concept of volunteering, LINKnet policies and procedures etc.