Fundraising and Research Volunteer


Job description

Helping LOROS to identify Trust and Foundations or individuals who might want to support the Hospice, helps us to meet the needs of current and future service users, but also enables us to meet the philanthropic desires of current and future supporters.

Key Volunteer Duties

  • Research and prepare profiles on existing and perspective donors.

  • Assist the Philanthropic Researcher to identify, charitable trusts, community, corporate and family foundations as well as major donors and their activities.

  • Assist with updating the LOROS Specific Gift List, by regularly reviewing that the items included within it are still needed and accurate.

  • Assist in the building of potential guest lists for Philanthropic Giving Team special events and support communication of the events.

  • Effectively utilise LOROS’ databases to record, update and monitor supporter relationships.

  • Help in the creation and collation of Monthly Financial reports

Personal Qualities to Fulfil the Role

  • Good communicator – confident and competent to communicate clear and useful information

  • Inquisitive, and enquiring mind

  • Friendly and approachable

  • Reliable

Accompanying files


For an informal chat, please call us on (0116) 231 3771 or complete the application form above.

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