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Community Event Volunteer

Throughout the year we'll be hosting a range of community events with lots of family entertainment and we are always looking for support.

We’re looking for energetic, smiley and friendly people who want to help make our events a great success. Our events are usually free to attend and will play host to a variety of family activities and usually include, street food, cookery, art & crafts stalls, children’s activities, live music and performances from talented young people and community members alike! 

Elders Christmas Meal & Goody Delivery

Thursday 17th December 2020

10.30am (half day only)

Location: Deliver food & hampers across Poplar and Bow

Meeting point: St Pauls Way Centre, E3 4AJ

This location may change and could be one of our other Community Centre sites.

If you have a bike to assist you in deliveries please let us know!


Useful Contacts

Sabiha Khanam
Volunteering Coordinator
0797 686 4217
0207 510 0576

Other Info

You will receive agreed ‘out of pocket’ travel expenses on production of a valid receipt and lunch for volunteering.

You can join in with free training courses and volunteer social events. We will provide you with an honest reference regardless of how long you are with us.

  • Must be positive, enthusiastic, dedicated and friendly
  • The person must be mobile as there will be a lot of walking involved
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes to be worn on the day

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Volunteer Application
If you are under the age of 18 we require permission from your parent or guardian prior to you volunteering

More about you

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Please provide contact details of two referees who are both willing to provide a character reference. This will involve answering questions on a range of topics from your strengths to areas for development and your time management. Unfortunately we cannot accept references from family or friends. If possible, at least one referee should know you from work, education or volunteering. There are lots of people suitable to provide references, if you are struggling to think of anyone suitable please get in touch and we can discuss your options.
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