Volunteer Fundraiser (COVID-19 Support)

Volunteer Fundraiser (COVID-19 Support)

Ongoing role
J67071
At a glance

Skills

  • Business development
  • Fundraising strategy
  • Researching funders / writing proposals

Where

Hounslow, TW13 6DH
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? Within London

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week
We would like volunteers to commit for at least 3-6 months and approximately 5-7 hours per week, although this is flexible.

Deadline

30 Jun 2020

Volunteer Fundraiser will join our team to help us secure new sources of income to deliver our services, particularly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

What will you be doing?

The volunteer will be required to work with the fundraising consultant to develop the fundraising strategy.

The volunteer will: 

  • Work with the fundraising consultant on researching trusts and corporate grant making foundations appropriate to the Trust’s aims and objectives
  • Prepare funding applications
  • Work with all forms of media, producing supporting materials such as case studies that will be used to support fundraising bids.

What are we looking for?

Volunteer must have with good communication and IT skills, strong verbal and written communications skills, with excellent attention to detail and a high level of organisation skills. 

They must have an understanding of, and sympathy with, the non-profit sector and some experience of fundraising. 

What difference will you make?

HAY is staffed by a small team and the contribution made by volunteers is invaluable. The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted our beneficiaries and your help to secure funding so that we can continue to support them at this time will be vital. 

What's in it for the volunteer?

Training and regular supervision from a fundraiser will be provided, together with access to training courses with the Institute of Fundraising and other training bodies. Transferable skills will be gained in IT, communication, organisation. Volunteers will gain knowledge of the fundraising environment with in the charity sector.

Causes
  • Young people
  • We provide a range of educational, arts, sports, and vocational services for disadvantaged and vulnerable young people who live in the London Borough of Hounslow. 

    Our beneficiaries have...