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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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Picnic in the Park

Date: Sunday 19 August
Time: 2pm-7pm
Location: Cricket Ground, Horsham

We are looking for some lovely volunteers to help with our awareness stand and to marshal the car park.

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.

 

The BIG Children’s Festival

Date: Sunday 26 August
Time: Sessions midday-2pm, 2pm-4pm, 4pm-6pm and 6pm-8pm
Location: Horsham Sports Club, Cricketfield Road, Horsham, RH12 1TE

We are seeking volunteers for various roles throughout the festival including, running the Chestnut Tree House stand, supervising the inflatables and manning the story tents.

There is free on-site parking, and volunteers will receive free entry to the festival for their immediate family.

Visit their Facebook page for more info.

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.

Rotary Carnival

Date: Monday 27 August
Time: shifts 10am-2pm, 2pm-6pm
Location: Steyne Gardens, Worthing

We’re looking for some lovely volunteers to help with fundraising games, our awareness stand and to set up and pack down.

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.

Fontwell Races

Date: Thursday 30 August
Time: 6.30pm-10pm
Location: Fontwell Racecourse

We are looking for some lovely volunteers to help with bucket collections at this year’s Summer Race Night.

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.

Littlehampton 10k run

Date: Sunday 9 September
Time: Sessions between 7am and midday
Location: Littlehampton

We are seeking volunteers to help marshal, serve refreshments and give out medals.

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.

South of England Showground

Date: Thursday 13 September
Time: 9am-midday, midday-4pm
Location: Ardingly, near Haywards Heath

We’re in need of some help with our awareness stand and fundraising games.

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.

A Fundraising Evening with Live Music

Date: Saturday 13 October
Time: 7pm-11pm
Location: Holbrook Club, Horsham

We are looking for a super-duper volunteer to attend on the night, speak for 5 minutes and help the organiser with duties such as selling raffle tickets and anything else that might be required. The speech will be provided!

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.

Tribute Act Evening

Date: Saturday 1 December
Time: 7pm-10pm
Location: Roffey Club, Spooners Road, Horsham, RH12 4DY

We are seeking volunteers to sell raffle tickets and help on the door

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.

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.

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’.

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.

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!

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.

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?

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.