Fundraise for us as part of a local team, with your friends, or as a personal goal. Support needed all over the country in a variety of activities.

What’s involved?

We have over 60 teams of Volunteers located all over the country. These teams plan and run a variety of fundraising events in their local communities, including street collections, shopping centre table sales of gift items, raffle ticket sales, collection box distribution and collection, church gate collections, fun sponsored events and sports, table quizzes, golf classics, dinner dances and much more.

We are always looking for new ideas. Opportunities available nationwide to work alone or as part of a local team.

Where can I volunteer in this role?

Local community-based teams are all over the country. You can find out more on their local Facebook pages – click here to view a list.

What support will I get?

Our Regional Volunteer Coordinators support the work of our Volunteer Fundraisers around Ireland. Whether you are part of a local branch or want to work alone they can help you with guidance, advice, materials and support.

What are the benefits?

  • Experience of planning a project
  • Opportunity to meet and exceed the goals you set yourself
  • Be part of a dynamic organisation and meet new people
  • Make a difference to an important charity
  • Discover new talents you didn’t know you had

How do I apply?

Please complete the Volunteer Application Form and one of our Regional Volunteer Coordinators will contact you shortly to discuss the options in more detail.

If you would like to talk to one of our team please call 1850 506 300 or email

We would be happy to welcome you to the centre for a look around, cup of tea and a chat.

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