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Event Volunteering in East Sussex

We are looking for volunteers to help us at our fundraising events across East Sussex throughout the year. If you think you can spare a couple of hours to volunteer in East Sussex, please complete our enquiry form here.


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Hughie’s Supercar Sunday

Date: Sunday 16 June
Time: shifts available from 11am
Location: Hastings Stade, Hastings

We are looking for some fantastic volunteers to run a fundraising stall, as well as help with bucket collections. We are also looking for a volunteer to act as our squirrel mascot!

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

Follers Manor – Open Gardens

Date: Sunday 30 June
Time: shifts available between 10am till 5pm
Location: Alfriston

We’re looking for some lovely volunteers to help collect entrance fees, serve refreshments, car park marshalling and running the tombola.

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

Crowborough Summer Fair

Date: Saturday 13 July
Time:  shifts available between 11.30am till 6pm
Location: Goldsmith’s Recreation Ground, Crowborough

We’re looking for some lovely volunteers to help set up, organise and break down a fundraising and awareness stall.

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

Firle Vintage Fair

Date: Friday 9, Saturday 10, Sunday 11 August
Time: shifts available between 10am till 2pm and 2pm to 6pm
Location: Firle park, Lewes, BN8 6LP

We’re looking for some amazing volunteers to help in the set up and running of an awareness and fundraising stall.

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

Date: Thursday 15 to Sunday 18 August
Time: shifts available between 12pm till 2.30pm and 2.30pm till 5pm
Location: Eastbourne seafront and surrounding area

We’re looking for some lovely volunteers to help with bucket collections as well as be our wonderful squirrel mascot and mascot minders.

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

Festival of the Sea

Date: Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 September
Time: shifts to be confirmed
Location: Seafront, Bexhill

We’re looking for some lovely volunteers to help with our fundraising stand and be our wonderful squirrel mascot and mascot minder on the day.

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

Beachy Head Marathon

Date: Saturday 26 October
Time: shifts available between 8.30am-12pm
Location: Pentlands car park, Wealdon, BN26 5QJ

We’re looking for some lovely volunteers to help at the Beachy Head marathon. Roles include helping with route and registration, marshals on the course as well as helping on water stops.

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

Crowborough Christmas Fayre

Date: to be confirmed, late November
Time: 3.30pm till 6.30pm
Location: High street, Crowborough

We need volunteers to help in the running of our awareness and fundraising stall at the Crowborough Christmas Fayre as well as run the tombola.

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

Win a Car

Date: to be confirmed, December
Time: shifts available between 8.30am till 5.30pm
Location: Arndale centre, Eastbourne

We need volunteers to help us sell raffle tickets at the arndale centre in Eastbourne.

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

Be our Squirrel Mascot!

We are looking for a squirrel mascot volunteer, someone who would love to wear a squirrel suit to promote us! NB the suit may be heavy. We are also looking for a ‘minder’ for the mascot, to ensure they are safe and in the right place. These roles would be on an ad hoc basis, weekday or weekends, daytime or evenings.

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

Promotional Stand Volunteers

Date: Weekdays or Weekends

Location: As Required

We need volunteers to help visit locations to promote our events by talking and handing out leaflets e.g ‘Night To Remember’ ‘Hit the Downs’ and ‘Littlehampton 10k Run’.

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

Chestnut Tree House – Collecting Box Coordinators

Time: weekly commitment of 2 hours max Location: primarily in: Chichester, Horsham, Crawley, Brighton, Hove, Lewes, Uckfield, Heathfield, Hastings, Crowborough

We need volunteers to help co-ordinate the collection, placement and replacement of our hospices Collecting Tins around the local area.

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

Friends Group for Chestnut Tree House

Time: Its up to you, flexibility is one of the great parts of this role. Location: Partly in East Sussex

Could you and your friends be a super fundraising friend to Chestnut Tree House? Could you coordinate a range of fundraising events throughout the year (typically around 2 or 3) and act as a true ambassador for your local children’s hospice service?

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