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Aston Mansfield

Aston-Mansfield has been working in the heart of east London for over 130 years. We provide a wide range of community development support and activities in the London Borough of Newham, directly delivering services to around 1000 people and 900 organisations each year.

Emphasising developmental learning and personal growth, our services bring together people from diverse backgrounds to tackle poverty and deprivation and to enrich people’s lives. We aim to improve people’s lives: working with children, young people and families, whilst also developing community groups and the voluntary sector.

Application deadline: 

We need volunteers to help us Fundraise towards all the community projects that we deliver and support. All you need is energy, drive and a passion for Aston-Mansfield. Whether you have your own idea or want us to help you find one. You can make a difference to our community!!

There are so many ways in which you can fundraise for us. From running a marathon to a sponsored silence, climbing tree’s or mountains, a dance-a-thon, a sing-a-thon - the world is your oyster, all you need is a good idea to get you started! If you have an idea on how to raise some much needed cash for Aston-Mansfield and the work that we do - excellent, lets get this ball rolling.

Role Aim: 

We need volunteers to help us Fundraise towards all the community projects that we deliver and support. All you need is energy, drive and a passion for Aston-Mansfield. Whether you have your own idea or want us to help you find one. You can make a difference to our community!!

Duties: 

There are so many ways in which you can fundraise for us. From running a marathon to a sponsored silence, climbing tree’s or mountains, a dance-a-thon, a sing-a-thon - the world is your oyster, all you need is a good idea to get you started! If you have an idea on how to raise some much needed cash for Aston-Mansfield and the work that we do - excellent, lets get this ball rolling.

Skills needed: 

Ways to fundraise: Organise your own event/challenge: Come up with your own hairbrained idea and then make it happen - with some help from us of course. Let your imagination run wild! Events’ Hold a dinner party, a bake sale, a charity ball, a murder mystery party… Challenges’ Multi day hikes, canoe rides, running adventures, cycling quests, climbing trips, skipping, jumping…. Silly things’ Comedy nights, pie eating, baked bean bath, sponsored silence…. Santa fun run, London, December 4th: We are currently looking for people to take part in London’s finest Santa run. We have spaces for YOU to take part on December the 4th in the Do it for charity Santa run, taking place in victoria park. You can either take up the challenge of a 5k or 10k run, decide on the day! We are asking for each of our runner to raise a minimum of £100.00, all of which will go towards helping us to create stronger communities! If you think you are up for the challenge and would like more information, get in touch

Training: 

Volunteer Induction and Support at the Events

Location: 
Durning Hall Forest Gate E7 9AB
Time commitment: 
1-3 hours per week
Opening times: 
N/A
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Once you’ve registered interest in this volunteering role, we’ll send your name and UCL email address to the organisation for their records. You’ll also receive information about the next steps to take if you do wish to take things forward. The organisation has signed up to our code of standards, which includes a commitment to protecting your data. We won’t share your information with anyone unless you’ve given explicit consent to. We’ll also retain your details so we can follow up to see how you’re getting on with your volunteering and offer support if necessary. We take good care of your data – you can see full details here