London Marathon Volunteer with Mencap at Mencap

Stewarding, cheering and supporting our fundraising runners at the London Marathon.

Date 22 Apr 2018 (3 hours)
Location Central London (various locations)
Description

Be part of one of the UK’s biggest sporting events and join Mencap at the London Marathon.

Mencap have over 100 runners taking part in the London Marathon on 22nd April.

Each runner raises roughly £1,750 for Mencap and we want to give them that extra support to cross the finish line, and we want you to help us.

It’s an electric atmosphere where huge crowds gather to support the 36,000 people running through the streets of London. Check out this short film to see what we mean https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OnuzAqS7-5A

What will I be doing?
- Cheering our runners
- Waving flags
- Making lots of noise with clappers and whistles
- Thanking people for running and raising money for Mencap

When will I volunteer?
- We need cheerers on Sunday 22nd April.
- There are 3-hour time slots, but you can stay and cheer as long as you like.
- The time slots are between 10am - 5pm.
- We have 3 cheer points where we need supporters: Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and Embankment.

We can cover travel expenses (up to £7.50)

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Planning/Organising
About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Enthusiasm and positivity -- that's all we need!

Desirable: An interest in learning disability

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!