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Event Volunteering in West Sussex

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


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Community Fairs

Date: Various weekends throughout Spring and Summer
Location: Bognor Regis, Chichester, Petersfield, Midhurst, Petworth

We need some amazing volunteers to help set up and break down of our awareness and fundraising stalls as well as public collections.

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For further information, please contact our Fundraising Team 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.

Stanstead House Christmas Fair

Date: 21 – 24 November
Location: Rowlands Castle, Hampshire

We are looking for some amazing volunteers to help run our fundraising stand at this wonderful location.

Volunteers will also be able to explore the offerings of the fair and its beautiful surroundings of Stanstead House.

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For further information, please contact our Fundraising Team 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.

Santa’s Grotto at Newbridge Nurseries

Date: Various – see below
Time: Various – see below
Location: Newbridge Nurseries, Billingshurst Road, Broadbridge Heath, Horsham, RH12 3LN

Ready to get in the Christmas Spirit? Run by Billingshurst Rotary club, and with a Rotarian-in-charge at each shift, we need volunteers to help out at Newbridge Nurseries Santa’s Grotto. We need 3 volunteers for each shift to help manage the queue, manage the Santa train and help Santa hand out presents.

Shifts still available are:

Saturday 24 Nov – 10.45am to 3pm
Saturday 30 Nov – 1.15pm to 4.30pm
Sunday 1 Dec – 10.30am to 1.15pm
Saturday 7 Dec – 10.30am to 1.15pm and 1.15pm to 4.30pm
Sunday 8 Dec – 1.15pm to 4pm
Saturday 14 Dec – 10.30am to 1.15pm
Wednesday 18 Dec – 12noon to 4pm
Thursday 19 Dec – 12noon to 4pm
Friday 20 Dec – 12noon to 4pm
Saturday 21 Dec – 10.30am to 1.15pm and 1.15pm to 4.30pm
Sunday 22 Dec – 10.30am to 1.15pm and 1.15pm to 4pm
Monday 23 Dec – 11am to 1.30pm and 1.30pm to 4pm
Tuesday 24 Dec – 11am to 3pm

Please specify which shift you would like to help with.

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For further information, please contact our Fundraising Team 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 our Fundraising Team 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

Dates: 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 our Fundraising Team 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

Dates: Weekdays or weekends
Time: Weekly commitment of 2 hours max
Location: Areas that need volunteers include – Chichester, Horsham, Crawley, Brighton, Hove, Lewes, Uckfield, Heathfield, Hastings,  Crowborough

We need volunteers to help in your local community to collect and place collecting tins in pubs, cafes and shops. On average a tin contains £50 worth of donations – every tin counts!

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For further information, please contact our Fundraising Team 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 – Friends Groups

Dates: Weekdays or weekends

Time: It is up to you, flexibility is one of the great parts of this role.

Location: East and West 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 our Fundraising Team 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.