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How do I become a volunteer?

Our volunteers run 120 shops, organise 300 local fundraising branches & put on amazing events. Join our team and help build a better world.


As COVID-19 (coronavirus) restrictions begin to ease, our shops are starting to reopen. That means we are adding more volunteer opportunities every day. If you can't find an opportunity near you, please check back in a few weeks for the latest news. 

Thank you for your support and we look forward to welcoming you as a volunteer very soon.

If you have any questions about an existing application or about volunteering, please email volunteersupport@savethechildren.org.uk.

Are you already a volunteer?

Volunteering Abroad

Unfortunately we do not send volunteers from the UK to any of our overseas programmes. In line with our aim of encouraging self-sufficiency and building skills locally, we employ national staff and involve volunteers wherever possible.

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