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Applications now open for Fundraising Convention 2020 volunteers

Applications now open for Fundraising Convention 2020 volunteers

The is now seeking volunteers for this year’s Fundraising Convention.

Volunteers must be Individual Members of the Institute of Fundraising, and available from Sunday 5 July to Wednesday 8 July inclusive. Individuals will be provided with a full induction and on-site support, and accommodation and all meals are provided, although travel expenses are not covered.

Benefits of helping out also include full access to the event, and the opportunity to attend selected sessions on a range of fundraising topics and issues.

Duties include:

  • Signposting delegates to sessions and around Fundraising Convention
  • Answering delegate enquiries
  • Disseminating literature to delegates
  • Managing session rooms
  • Supporting and liaising with speakers
  • Collating evaluations

More information, as well as the application form, is available from this link. The deadline for applying is 5pm on 17 March.

Fundraising Convention will once again take place at London’s Barbican, from 6-8 July.

Individual Member pre-sale tickets are on offer until the end of January, and general early bird tickets go on sale on 1 February.

Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via

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