Give the gift of time

We need you!

Volunteers are essential to what we do at St Giles. During the busy festive period, give the gift of time and help support us at one of our fundraising events.

A few hours can make a big difference

Whether you can spare a day or just an hour, there’s a range of ways that you can make a difference. Find out how you can support us.

When: Saturday 16th November, 12pm to 4pm

Where: Whittington

Ways to help: Car park marshalling | Greeting visitors | Running a stall

Details: Help out at our annual Christmas Fair in an afternoon of festive family fun, Christmas gift shopping and the all important visit from Santa!

When: Sunday 8th December, 8am to 1pm

Where: Tamworth Castle Grounds

Ways to help: Registration | Refreshment stations | Handing out meals and goody bags | Course marshalling

Details: Help our runners get into the Christmas spirit at our annual festive fundraiser, the Rudolph Run! Christmas clothing welcome!

When: 30th November, 1st, 5th, 7th and 8th December, 2pm to 8.30pm*

Where: Aldridge, Tamworth, Uttoxeter, Burton upon Trent, Sutton Coldfield, Whittington, Cannock and Lichfield

Ways to help: Greet Guests | Hand out Order of Service | Serve refreshments  | Run a merchandise stall | Car park marshalling | Bucket collection

Details: We are looking for volunteers to help out at our Light up a Life services taking place throughout our catchment area. *For a full schedule of the services click here.

*Some services will start earlier or later than this time.

When: 6th-12th January 2020, 8am to 5pm

Where: Lichfield, Walsall, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth, Burton, Rugeley, Burntwood and surrounding areas.

Ways to help: Driver (Luton vans are provided) / Drivers mate (work as a team to collect the trees and load into the van).

Details: Fuelled with your breakfast sandwich, we’ll brief you on your duties for the day. We will provide each team with a list of collection addresses, once the van is full, simply unload at Greener Composting at Wall Island and return to the hospice.

Alternatively contact the fundraising team on 01543 432538.

To find out more about other volunteering vacancies at St Giles Hospice, click here.