Volunteer Expression of Interest Form

Volunteer Expression of Interest Form      dsylogo   

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Disability Sport Yorkshire

We are a Yorkshire based charity providing sport and physical recreation for disabled children and adults. We have a small staff team and need additional support, skills and expertise to help us work smarter so we can expand opportunities and ensure that over one million disabled people in Yorkshire can have access to the activity of their choice in a location close to their community. Our key objectives are to:

  • Improve the health of disabled children and adults through physical activity
  • Enable more disabled people to play sport on a regular basis
  • Ensure that Yorkshire is the best region in England to become a sporting champion

Volunteering opportunities

Help needed:

  • Business skills such as marketing and communications, smarter working practices, better use of technology, book keeping/accountancy specifically experience on Sage accounting to help to tailor our system

  • Volunteer support to help organise and run an event

  • Organising a fundraising event

  • Sponsorship of a sporting event, equipment etc.

  • Sponsoring a table at our annual Awards Dinner at Elland Road in October

Volunteer time commitment

Please indicate what time commitment you feel you could make to volunteering with us by ticking one or more of the following:

  • 2/3 hours a week
  • 5/6 hours a week
  • Once a month e.g. helping at sports events
  • If a one-off volunteer skills gift please indicate the skills area and number of hours on offer ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

Benefits to volunteers

We value volunteers and offer opportunities for training and learning new skills. We are also committed to ensuring that no one is out of pocket by volunteering and will meet all reasonable travel costs.

Location

Our office base is close to the centre of Wakefield but activities and events take place across the Yorkshire region.

Thank you for your support. Please return this form to Kevan Halliday-Brown at Disability Sport Yorkshire email staff@fdso.co.uk or Denhale Active Recreation Centre, Denhale Avenue, Wakefield WF2 9EF. Tel 01924 372382

The information provided on this form will be held on a database by Disability Sport Yorkshire and will only be used to promote volunteering opportunities you may be interested in. We will not pass on your contact details to anyone else without your permission. Due to the nature of our work with vulnerable children and adults we may ask you to undertake a DBS check.

We will be in touch soon to discuss how we can work together to realise our common aims and goals