Volunteering

We have so many different ways to volunteer with the charity.  It's not just for those living in Nottingham, you could volunteer from where you are whether that's in the UK or further afield. Check out the opportunities below and if you have another idea please get in touch, we'd love to hear from you.

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Collection Boxes

This is a great way of 'volunteering from a distance'! This is something you can do whether you live locally to Nottingham or not!

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In the Warehouse

For most of the year our warehouse has something to keep you busy; sorting clothes, stock taking the latest donation of school wear or sizing and packing blankets.

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Become an Ambassador

Have you opened up your networks to Operation Orphan? Do you find yourself chatting about the charity in the most random of places? Well, maybe you could become an Operation Orphan Ambassador.

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Drivers

Volunteer by driving a van and collecting warm clothing and in-kind donations from all over the country. (Needless to say you WILL need a full UK driving licence for this one!)

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Global Expeditions

If you are looking for an opportunity with a difference, here it is! Volunteer your time with us overseas. Our global expeditions are rewarding, challenging and have a lasting impact on your life and the lives of the children in our projects.

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Knitting and Crocheting

If you can knit or crochet, then we need you! Our greatest need is for blankets. Find out how you can get involved in bringing back this skillful and hugely valued craft.

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Coat Collections

Organise a Winter Coat Collection! Schools, businesses, individuals (with a big network!) - anyone can get involved. You don't have to be local to Nottingham; we've picked up bulk coat collections from all over the country.

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Crisis Response Team

We are looking for people to join our Crisis Response Team. Our CRT Operatives are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This role requires flexibility, ingenuity and perhaps an adventurous spirit.

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