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AFC Unity

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AFC Unity is a multi award-winning indie women's football club.

AFC Unity Food Bank Volunteer 2018/19

This opportunity takes place between 05 Sep 2018 and 31 Aug 2019.

AFC Unity envisions a society where the football club plays an active role in its community. Linking in with our Football for Food campaign (https://afcunity.org/football-for-food/), help coordinate food donations on matchdays and link them with the food banks most in need (ideal for person with own car).

What skills do I need?

*Knowledge of the social and community sector *Knowledge of women's football *Knowledge of AFC Unity and our mission, values and ethos

What will I gain?

*Experience volunteering in the social and community sector *References and connections with others in the sector *Help with providing much needed food for local food banks *Help support a local Sheffield based social enterprise

Training and support

All volunteers are inducted into the organisation, provided information on key contacts, policies and their rights and responsibilities. All volunteers are also provided a key contact person who will be their supervisor.

Time commitment

Sunday afternoons when our 11-a-side games take place - only be applicable for home games.

Food

No

Travel

Yes

Childcare

No

DBS (criminal records) check

No

Location

Sheffield Park Academy, Beaumont Rd N, Sheffield, S2 1SN

Travel information

Our home games take place at Sheffield Park Academy. The role would suit someone with a car, however, with travel expenses covered.
  • CausesFoodbanks and food poverty, Food waste and sustainability, Poverty and social justice
  • FrequencyEvery 2 weeks
  • WhenSunday afternoon, Sunday evening
  • Skills and InterestsCampaigning, Driving, Hands-on tasks, Organising, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsThird sector and charity work

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