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Fcancer

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
Creative / Film and Motion Pictures
We are looking for a videographer to film our Matchmaking event in London on the 22nd October. The event will be attended by our partner charities and creative professionals. The event will start at 6.30pm and will finish at around 8.30pm

The Eve Appeal

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
Creative / Design
We're looking for a designer to help created a festive and cheery poster for our annual Festival of Carols. This is our most popular event of the year and brings together many of our supporters for the chance to both celebrate and remember loved ones. We are looking for a design that really captures the magic of the event and encourages people to come and celebrate Christmas with The Eve Appeal.

Prostate Cancer UK

Various, United Kingdom
Needed:
General Volunteer
We need enthusiastic volunteers to help at one of the 5k or 10k Mo Runs taking place across the country in November. When: Approximately 08::00 – 12:00, however exact timings will be provided nearer the time. Where: • Glasgow - 8th Nov. 2014 5km -10km • Edinburgh - 8th Nov. 2014 5km -10km • Manchester - 9th Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • Newcastle - 9th Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • Bristol - 15th Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • Cardiff - 16th Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • London Battersea - 16th Nov. 2014 5km • Leeds - 22nd Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • Liverpool - 22nd Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • Nottingham - 23rd Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • Milton Keynes - 23rd Nov. 2014 5km - 10km • London Greenwich - 29th Nov. 2014 10km For more information on locations please visit - http://www.mo-running.com/locations/ More detailed information: To support Movember (http://www.movember.com/) there are a series of 5k and 10k running events throughout November. We need volunteers to help support the organisers and runners. Roles will be flexible and will include: - Assisting with the bag drop tent. This will involve organising runners’ bags as they drop them off before the event - Marshalling on the running course and pointing participants in the right direction - Handing out food and drink to runners once they have crossed the finish line - Cheering on the runners as they take part The Mo Runs are really fun events and there is a great atmosphere. Runners wear fancy dress, wear fake moustaches if they are girls or show off their Mo’s if they are guys. Find out more information here (www.mo-running.com )

Prostate Cancer UK

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
General Volunteer
We need enthusiastic volunteers to help at this year’s Royal Park Half Marathon. Volunteers will be needed at the end of the race and on our supporter points to spot our runners, encourage and cheer them along the course and hand out sweets to give them a boost as they complete the run. When: Sunday 12th October 2014 – times would be approximately between 09:00 – 13:00 however tbc nearer event date. Runners will be passing the supporter point between 09:00 and 11.30 Where: London, Marine Parade More detailed information: On the 12th October Prostate Cancer UK has a team of 70 runners taking part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon for Prostate Cancer UK and we are hoping that together they will raise over £60,000 for us. This beautifully picturesque race sees over 12,000 runners taking to the streets through the stunning autumn colours of London’s Royal Parks. Starting and finishing in Hyde Park, runners will pass by some of the capital’s most iconic landmarks, including Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament and the Royal Albert Hall. Come along and join our staff at our cheer point - this is a fantastic way to experience the excitement of race day and support the people taking part! We need enthusiastic people to spot our runners, encourage and cheer them along the course and hand out sweets to give them a boost as they complete the run. The atmosphere on the day is brilliant and you can be part of it by volunteering to support our runners! You can either volunteer alone or with friends – there will be lots of other volunteers and staff there on the day to ensure you have a great time.

Target Ovarian Cancer

Hatfield, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Needed:
Creative / Photography
Walk for One Million at Hatfield House is part of Target Ovarian Cancer's efforts to make one million women aware of the symptoms of ovarian cancer. This is our flagship fundraising event, and consists of a sponsored 10km walk with an afternoon tea. Men, women, and children are welcome! We're looking for a volunteer photographer to capture the day, and to work alongside our one existing volunteer photographer to make sure all elements are covered. You'll be given a brief and will liaise with staff at the event. We can cover travel expenses.

Fcancer

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
Communications / Blogging
We are urgently looking for a blogger/copywriter (or both) to assist with writing blogs, and website and newsletter copy to ensure our messaging is consistent throughout all our platforms. Hours are flexible and you can fit everything around your other commitments. If you'd like to join our fight against cancer, please pledge your hours now!
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Creative / Photography
We are looking for a photographer to brave the elements and take pictures of walkers en route on our 5km walk around Wimbledon Common. The Walk to Support is a new event for The Haven and will see over 100 people pledge their support for breast cancer patients by taking part. We are hoping to raise over £3000 with this event and to also raise much needed awareness of our services in the area. Volunteers will need to make their own way to Wimbledon Common which can be accessed by car or public transport. Sunday 5th October 2014. 1330 - 1630.

Maggie's Centres

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
Creative / Graphic Design
We're currently rebuilding our intranet that connects our staff together across our 17 Centre locations and our two Head Offices. Design is very important to us as an organisation. Our Centres offer practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer their families and friends. They are designed by world-leading architects, and we recognise the impact that design has on people's well-being. We want to carry that ideal across to our intranet and make it as visually engaging as possible.

Prostate Cancer UK

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
General Volunteer
Background Our Carols by Candlelight event has been running for 10 years. It is one of our longest standing annual events. This wonderful event gives us and our supporters an opportunity to kick off the festive season with celebrity readers, special performances from three superb choirs and a generous helping of mulled wine and minced pies. It’s an event for remembrance and celebration. Guests have a chance to write their tribute on the back of the bauble and hang it on the Christmas tree. Last year we had over 550 people and the previous year we had 600 attendees. This year we want even more. We find that distributing flyers in the local area helps us promote the event to the public who may not know this event is taking place. How you can help We need two volunteers over a 2 day period to assist us in a flyer drop around the Knightsbridge area. We’re looking to flyer the local area which will include cafes, shops, community centres and any other public/community area. You will be invited into the office to be briefed about the concert and given the materials to help you flyer. Previous experience is not necessary however being friendly, comfortable speaking to the public and engaging in conversation is a must. What you will get from volunteering Event promotion experience The knowledge you are contribuiting to our fundraising efforts If the concert hasn't sold out we will also give you a ticket to attend the concert

Breast Cancer Campaign

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Needed:
Sports / Sports
Breast Cancer Campaign has a team of 110 runners bravely taking on the Great North Run. About half of the team normally come back to the charity village to let us know how they got on and for some well deserved refreshments. We are desperatley seeking 2 or more physios that could offer short sport massages to our runners (5 mins).

Teenage Cancer Trust

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
General Volunteer
There is huge demand for our organisation at the moment and we have a number of exciting projects in our Music, Corporate and Regional Fundraising teams that we need help with from fantastic volunteers!

Tenovus

Snowdon, United Kingdom
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Fundraising / Events
Tenovus raise thousands of pounds every single year through running events. The Snowdonia Marathon has been voted the best Marathon in the UK, but it is also regarded as one of the most difficult! Participants can expect not only beautiful scenery, but also first class event organisation and warm local hospitality. Volunteers are needed to help man the Tenovus water stations and cheering points along the Snowdonia Marathon route and help create a great presence for the race participants.

Tenovus

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Needed:
General Volunteer
Are you interested in giving something back to your community? At Tenovus, we bring care, treatment, support and research to the heart of the community. We are currently looking for new Trustees to join our inspirational Board, who share a commitment to our vision and mission and who bring skills and experience in one or more of the following areas: *Marketing and Digital Communications *Medical *Chartered Accountancy *Public Health You will have experience of managing at a strategic level within an organisation and be passionate about improving the support and outcome for people affected by cancer. The successful candidates will play a key role in promoting, supporting and communicating our vision and aims. This is a voluntary position but out-of-pocket expenses will be paid.

Tenovus

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Needed:
Fundraising / Events
Join Team Tenovus for one of the biggest and best road races in the UK! Tenovus raise thousands of pounds every single year through running events. Volunteers are needed to help man the Tenovus water and gel stations and cheering points along the Cardiff Half Marathon route and help create a great presence for the race participants.

Wessex Cancer Trust

Freshwater, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Needed:
General Volunteer
Want a career in retail or customer service? Live in West Wight? Volunteer shop assistants are wanted to join our friendly team at the Wessex Cancer Trust charity shop in Freshwater on the Isle of Wight. This is a shop based volunteer role and open to volunteers currently living on the Isle of Wight in Hampshire.

Wessex Cancer Trust

Southampton , United Kingdom
Needed:
Science / Healthcare
Volunteer Befrienders offer practical help and emotional support to local people living with cancer. Warm and friendly volunteers are wanted to join the team at our Southampton Cancer Support Centre. If you live locally, can commit to a regular slot once a week and would like to help, please get in touch to find out more. Please note, we only take applications from volunteers living in the local area for this role.
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Creative / Graphic Design
The Haven is launching a new event; a 5km walk through Wimbledon Common. This event will be aimed at our extensive Visitor network and local support base. We need someone to create a package of digital assets to advertise this event. Including: Logo, poster, email footer and race numbers.

Childhood Eye Cancer Trust

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
Communications / Social Media
We are looking for volunteers to help with our Art4Eyes project which aims to raise awareness of retinoblastoma through the medium of art. We need social media volunteers to target artists online and persuade them to donate artworks for the exhibition and auction. There is more information about the project and the different elements, here http://www.chect.org.uk/cms/index.php/upcoming-events/art-for-eyes

Childhood Eye Cancer Trust

London, United Kingdom
Needed:
Events / Coordination
We are looking for volunteer event coordinators to help with various aspects of our Art4Eyes project which aims to raise awareness of retinoblastoma through the medium of art. We need help with events management to put together our Art4Eyes exhibition in November. We will be using a prestigious restaurant as the venue, which has spacious bar areas that can be used to display donated artworks. We need help with planning the night itself, guest list, placement of artworks, lighting etc so that the artworks we have been promised receive optimum interest and help raise as much money as possible for the charity. There is more information about the project and the different elements, here http://www.chect.org.uk/cms/index.php/upcoming-events/art-for-eyes

Childhood Eye Cancer Trust

Northampton, United Kingdom
Needed:
Creative / Photography
We are holding our Members Weekend from October 3-5 at Billing Aquadrome in Northamptonshire. We are looking for photographers and videographers to help capture the magic of this event. We will have activities going on from Friday evening through until Sunday lunchtime and would really love to capture as much of the weekend as possible on film – we would love to have more than one photographer and videographer so that the task isn’t too onerous for one person. As we are a small charity, we have no photography budget for this so it would be amazing to have someone help us out in this way. The images/film would be used on our website and to help promote the work of the charity in future. We would be happy to credit anyone willing to help out if and when possible. We had around 300 members attending the last event in 2012 and are expecting the same number again this year. The focus of the weekend is to bring together our members who have all been affected by retinoblastoma, so that they may share experiences and make new friends, in a fun environment away from the hospital. It offers children with a vision impairment or artificial eye to be amongst others with similar challenges, reducing feelings of isolation which are sometimes felt through having a rare disease. The event is open to members of all ages, including adults who were affected by Rb as a child as well.