Collection Tin Volunteer

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Could you look after collection tins in your local community?

Responsibility of the Collection Tin Volunteer:

  • Place collection tins in shops and businesses in your local community (Someone from BHF will accompany you on your first route)

  • Count and bank these tins 4 times a year

  • Thank the local shops and businesses for their support.

  • Inspire others to support the BHF and find new placements for the collection tins.

    This role can be done from home and in your own time. 

What skills do I need?

What skills and attributes do I need to have?

  • Basic IT skills with access to a computer and email.

  • Numerical skills- willing to count large amounts of coins.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

  • A commitment to the BHF’s values.

What training and support will I be given?

The BHF is committed to ensuring that volunteers have an enjoyable and worthwhile volunteering experience.  All Collection Tin Volunteers will have:

  • A comprehensive induction to the BHF.

  • A Collection Tin Tool Kit to support your role and information on BHF administration

  • You will have support from existing volunteers and your local Fundraising Manager, as well as the BHF Fundraising Support Team.

  • Out of pocket expenses.


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

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