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Volunteering Opportunity: VO72418

  • Committee Member
    with Gallatown Gala & Community Group.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:Gallatown Gala & Community Group are proud of what they already achieve in the local community - an annual gala day as well as Christmas, Halloween and other events for people in the Gallatown area
     •  Using the premises at Happy Days in St Clair Street and the Bowling Club, and working with other local groups and the council, they are also able to offer various activities such as dance classes for adults and children; meditation; music; creative writing; Bite & Blether cafe; Talking Cafe; clothing stall and more
     •  And the committee has exciting plans (e
     • g
     •  a growing space/wild play area; youth groups; becoming a charity), all of which they need YOUR help to achieve
     •  General Committee members with an interest in these topics are very welcome
     •  If you would like an informal chat with another member, you would be very welcome
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Free training from Fife Voluntary Action will be available.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:You should have an interest in the Gallatown and a few hours to spare each week/fortnight to be hands-on making things happen. Your attitude and enthusiasm is more important than previous experience. Training is available from a reputable third sector organisation and other committee members can support you.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsMeetings are usually held in Happy Days, 254 St Clair Street, Kirkcaldy KY1 2DB (which is also where our AGM will be held). The times and days will vary depending on members' availability.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.