Fundraising Representative Volunteer - Barnstaple
Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. We also fund research and are committed to contributing at last £10 million every year to reasearch to create a world without dementia.
Would you like to unite with us against dementia?
This role will provide support to the Community Fundraiser in your area, attending cheque presentations, giving talks about the work of Alzheimer’s Society and attending events as a representative of Alzheimer’s Society. This role will be based out in the community and is a very flexible role based on your availability and interests. Specific details will be discussed when you first meet with us.
The role will suit you if you are..
This is an ideal role for someone who has excellent communication skills and is confident in giving talks, is approachable and is willing to learn about dementia and Alzheimer’s Society. You will be:
- Engaging with our supporters
- Attending cheque presentations on behalf of Alzheimer’s Society
- Giving talks to a range of community groups about the work that we do.
- Participating in external events to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s society
- Providing support to those fundraising in aid of us, to be discussed with Community Fundraiser on a case-by-case basis.
The impact you’ll make.
Regional fundraising is at the very centre of how we raise vital funds at a local level. The money we raise funds the delivery of universal services that include our website and National Dementia Helpline, as well as the services we provide locally such as dementia cafes and Singing for the Brain®. It also helps to fund the extensive research we are committed to support into care for today and a cure for tomorrow, as well as our campaigning work.