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Event volunteer opportunities

We are always looking for volunteers to help us at our fundraising events across Sussex throughout 2015.

If you think you can spare a couple of hours, please complete our enquiry form here.

We need help at the following events:

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Lindfield Village Day - run fundraising/awareness stand
Saturday 30 May 2015
Sessions between 10.30am and 2pm and 1.30pm and 5pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Funk the Family Festival at Hove Park - run fundraising stand
Saturday 30 May 2015
Sessions 10am to 12.30pm, 12.30pm to 3pm, 3pm to 5.3pm and 5.30pm to 8pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Bexhill public collections at Sainsbury's
Friday 5 and Saturday 6 June 2015
Sessions 10am to 1pm and 1pm to 4pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Tugwell Park Fun Day at Hampden Park, Eastbourne - run awareness stand and tombola
Saturday 6 June 2015
11am to 3pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Masonic Dinner at Queens Hotel, Brighton - sll rale tickets. Dress code smart
Saturday 6 June 2015
9.30pm to 11pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Mud Monsters Run in East Grinstead - run awareness stand and bucket collection
Sunday 7 June 2015
8am to 1pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Worthing 10k Run - marshalling, cheering squad and bucket collections MORE HELP NEEDED
Sunday 7 June 2015
Sessions between 7.30am to midday

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Children's Parade and Fair at Steyne Gardens, Worthing - run fundraising/awareness stand
Saturday 13 June 2015
1pm to 4pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Rustington Fair - bucket collections
Saturday 20 June 2015
Sessions 10am to 1pm and 1pm to 4pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)The Great Sussex Bath Race near Chichester - set up before event or various roles on the day
Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 June
2pm to 7pm, 8am to 2pm and 2pm to 7pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Dogs Trust Dog Show in Shoreham - run awareness stand
Sunday 28 June
11.30am to 4pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Hickstead - run awareness stand, bucket collections and Gala Ball (smart dress)
Thursday 15 July to Sunday 19 July
Sessions between 9am and 1pm and 1pm to 5pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Donkey Derby at King Georges Field, East Grinstead - run awareness andfundraising stand
to Sunday 19 July
11.30am to 5pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Mediaeval Joust at Loxwood Meadow - in the stocks or assisting pelt the peasant (Mediaeval dress required)
Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 August
Sessions 10am to 2pm and 2pm to 6pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Teddy Bears Picnic at Borde Hill Gardens - awareness stand and teddy tombola
Bank Holiday Monday 31 August
2pm to 6pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Chestnut Tree House 10k Coastal Run - marshalling, serving refreshments and giving out medals
Sunday 6 September 2015
7am to midday

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Vintage Fair at Martletts Hall in Burgess Hill - run awareness/fundraising stand
Saturday 12 September and Saturday 28 November
Sessions 9.45am to 1pm and 1pm to 4.15pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Findon Sheep Fair - fundraising/awareness stand and tombola
Sunday 13 September
Sessions 10.30am to 1.30pm and 1.30pm to 5pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Chestnut Tree House Golf Day at East Sussex National in Uckfield - fundraising and raffle
Saturday 18 September 2015
10.30am to 5pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Chestnut Sussex 100 starting at Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum
Sunday 27 September 2015
Sessions between 7am and 5pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Chestnut Tree House Open Days 2015 - tour/room guides, serve refreshments and car park marshalls
Friday 2 and Saturday 3 October
Sessions between 8.30am and 4.30pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Beachy Head Marathon - marshalling and water stop
Saturday 24 October
Sessions between 9am and 3pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Great South Run - cheering squad
Sunday 25 October
10.30am and 2pm

Gold heart.jpg (Thumbnail)Snowman Spectacular Fundraising Ball at Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel
Saturday 5 December
Daytime roles from midday to 6pm or evening roles from 6pm to 2pm

For further information, please contact Angie Bacon, Fundraising Volunteer Officer on 01903 706326 or email We are always adding more opportunities, so please check back again soon if none of these events are suitable for you.

Open quote mark A huge thank you to all the volunteers who are often the unsung heroes of events like this. They are wonderful Close quote mark

Roz Palmer

Night to Remember walker

Open quote mark This was my first time, and would like to say how extremely well organised the whole thing was and a great big well done to the marshals who kept us laughing along the way Close quote mark

Barbara Castle

Event participant

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