SERVE: Fundraising and Events Volunteer

Tasks:

SERVE are seeking enthusiastic volunteers to join our team as fundraising support.

We are seeking someone who can assist in our various fundraising events in Cork and around the rest of the country.

SERVE is a development and volunteering organisation committed to tackling poverty in the majority world. SERVE hold fundraising events around the country throughout the year to raise money for ongoing projects in Global South partner countries. These events include Christmas markets, our upcoming SERVE Soccer Saturday (September 10th), fundraising collections in shopping centres, selling our ethically made Flip-flop pins and telling others about the work of SERVE. (Prior knowledge of SERVE is not necessary as volunteers will receive all the information they need.)

Volunteer roles at these events can vary from face-painting to bucket collecting.

If you are interested, sign up to this role and you will be contacted when fundraising dates are set.
Volunteers can then inform us if there is a date/time that suits them to help at our fundraising event.

About Us

SERVE is a development and volunteering organisation committed to working with the poorest people in the world. SERVE contributes a budget of over 1million each year, and assigns up to 90 volunteers per year, supporting programmes that help transform the lives of some of the poorest communities in the world. Their projects are run through local partnerships in Brazil, India, Philippines, Thailand, South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia and Haiti.

Activity

Fund raising

Where

SERVE is based in Blackrock, Cork. But this role will be recruited for various locations around Ireland.

What's Required

Enthusiastic, interpersonal skills, interested in learning about and communicating the work of SERVE, ability to volunteer without close supervision.

  • Event management/ Fundraising
  • Hospitality/ Befriending
  • Personable Skills
  • Phone Support/ Information Giver

Age Restrictions

  • Over 18

Time and Commitment Required for this Role

  • Minimum time commitment: Flexible
    Hours required: Undefined

Screening Details for this Role

  • Informal Interviews
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be Provided with the Following Supports

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Initial induction and training

Benefits You Will Receive as a Volunteer

Learn about the work of SERVE and how volunteering their time benefits those we work with in our Global South partner countries. Get to work on communication skills and develop fundraising experience for a busy NGO. Can add to CV, will provide reference.

Getting There

Blackrock, Cork

To apply and for more information please email  nollaig@serve.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
5th Jul, 2022
Region
Cork & Nationwide
Expiry Date
5th Sep, 2022