React - Rapid Effective Assistance for Children with Potentially Terminal illness is a dynamic charity working to improve the quality of life for financially disadvantaged children with life-limiting illnesses living in the UK.
Our work is unrivalled by any other organisation and our passion and belief that every child should have comfort, dignity, and the opportunity to participate in life as fully as possible is our driving force.
Volunteer for React
We urgently need volunteers to raise much needed funds and to promote awareness of our vital service to every school, university, work place and community centre's across the UK.
Are you doing anything exciting this weekend?
Why not combine your favourite activity with raising funds for
Children with potentially terminal illnesses.
Volunteer for React - Help raise funds for children with potentially terminal illnessesWe are looking for volunteers with event ideas or who might be in a position to help with our campaign. We are also looking for people without ideas who just want to volunteer- we can offer suggestions!
Fundraising - Hold a one-off or a regular event to raise urgently needed funds for our children and families.
Regional Voluntary Volunteers - To recruit volunteers and be a point of contact for them
We need Students to put on fundraising events or be a representative to bring awareness and be a spokesperson at your university fares. This is a great opportunity to combine work experience with fun.
Celebrity Volunteers - Help raise money for children with potentially terminal illnessesSchool Volunteers - We need parents or teachers to promote React at local schools and raise awareness
Business Volunteers - Promote React in your workplace; many companies support "employee volunteering" through schemes such as matched based giving
Logo support - Support React by adding our logo to your publicity, or sponsor us to promote your logo on our publicity.
Spokesperson - To bring awareness and a presence in the community with regards to React's work and achievements
No experience is required to volunteer, you just need enthusiasm!
What do I do now?
Send us an email with your name and address to email@example.com or download a fundraising pack. If you would prefer to discuss ideas or options pick up the phone and give Jeanette a call on 020 8940 2575
Holding a fundraising event to raise funds for ReactWhat are the benefits of volunteering?
Holding a fundraising event is a great way to catch up with friends or meet new ones in a fun environment for a great cause.
Why not gain some skills and experience in the field of fundraising and voluntary managing volunteers.
There are many ways to help if you do not have time to spare why not put one of our collection boxes in the office, at home or ask your local bar.
What the volunteers say:
Ben Stone - React Volunteer"I was very young when my sister passed away 13 years ago, but I remember acutely the impact that React had on my sister. React provided Zoë with sensory toys that helped her enjoy her short life. The help we received was crucial towards the end of her life and I am proud to be fundraising for React, so that they might help another family in the same way, at such a difficult time." Ben Stone.
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