Welcome to our volunteer opportunities. We hope that you find something that interests you.

  • Red House Box (RHB) ambassadors needed in Ilford, Walthamstow, Loughton, Debden, Epping, Wanstead, Harlow, Enfield, Dagenham and Barking, Chadwell Heath and Romford, particularly in the highlighted areas. The role involves managing the area/high streets; keeping a check on the existing boxes and replacing them when required. Our team will provide you with a detailed area sheet and admin and office support.

If you'd like to help out/attend any of the above please contact Lisa.

Bucket Collections

We have the following TFL bucket collections:

Thursday 11 April - Westminster
Wednesday 8 May - Bank
Thursday 6 June - South Woodford

We also need bucket collectors at events and some local supermarkets so if you would like to get involved please contact Lisa.


Sparkle Roadshow – to help promote the Sparkle Walk

  • Epping Market – Monday 1 April 2019

Timings are to still be confirmed, but the role will include giving out flyers and engaging with the public about the Sparkle Walk.

Bucket Collectors - Leyton Orient football match Good Friday 19 April 2019

  • 12 bucket collectors for the match of Leyton Orient v Harrogate. 
  • Kick off is 3pm, although subject to change as it is being televised. 
  • Complimentary tickets should also be available.

Virgin Money London Marathon - Sunday 28 April 2019

  • Time commitment - 12 - 3pm
  • Location - 269 Westferry Rd, Isle of Dogs, London E14 3RS (outside Hubbub Bar & Kitchen) – this is Mile 16 of the race.

We need Volunteers to join our Cheer Squad and cheer on the runners at a key stage, giving lots of enthusiasm.  We have a volunteer brief we can send to any interested volunteers.

 Sparkle Walk: Friday 10 May 2019

  • From 6-9pm
  • Roles will include marshals and registration

Summer Festival: Saturday 29 June 2019

  • Timings tbc but likely to be from 11am-7pm
  • Roles will vary and include parking, entrance, catering, games, entertainment, children’s crafts and manning stalls

Events Committee

  • A brand new committee to support the Community Events Team in delivering their yearly calendar of fundraising events, including the Sparkle Walk, Summer Festival and Christmas Wonderland. The committee will help us gain new ideas, gather extra resources and involve more volunteers to help us bring our events together.
  • There will be various opportunities to get involved with and you can choose your level of commitment. There will be a monthly email update and a quarterly meeting to get together and share ideas.
  • Let us know if you’re interested and we plan to set up the first meeting in February.

Please do remember to visit this page as new opportunities will be updated regularly.

To find out more or for any other volunteering queries, please contact:

Lisa Maddox
Volunteer Manager
020 8498 5853