Collection Box Coordinator

Could you help people living with a visual impairment through your organisation skills?
Flexible hours Flexible
  • Identifying and placing collecting boxes in suitable locations
  • Talking to the shop owner, receptionist etc. at the location about how the boxes will help Guide Dogs and what we do
  • Empting boxes every 3-6 months (as they get full) and banking the income through the paying in book provided. Give a receipt and letter of thanks to the hosts
  • Keeping a written record of the location of all boxes for your supervisor, the dates they are emptied and the dates/amounts banked
  • If boxes aren’t collecting much, you’ll decide to move them to a better location. Your supervisor may also ask you to remove boxes
  • Reporting any stolen boxes to the local Mobility Team
  • Spotting the potential for further fundraising amongst the box holders for Community Fundraiser


All travel expenses are covered.


Health & Disability, Vulnerable people

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People who like being outdoors

Minimum age


Skills gained

Leadership, Listening, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork

Skills needed

Organising, Talking to others


References, Live locally

The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association

We provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. We also campaign for the rights of people with visual impairment, educate the public about eye care and fund eye disease research.
0345 1430210
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