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SummaryWe require Fundraisers to assist in organising, arranging and manning fundraising events, and to assist the fundraising lead and events coordinator as required
Yeovil Freewheelers EVS requires volunteer Fundraisers to discover and develop new fundraising opportunities, in conjunction with the fundraising lead, and to assist in the planning, arranging and manning of fundraising events as and when required, as well as any other requests from the fundraising lead and/or the events coordinator.
Yeovil Freewheelers is the UK's longest serving Blood Bike charity. We are innovators, enthusiasts and servants of the community, all rolled into one - and we are a family, first and foremost.
What we will provide to volunteers🤝 Extra support
About YFW Bloodbikes (Yeovil Freewheelers)
YFW provide emergency courier relief to countless NHS organisations in Somerset and Dorset, carrying blood, medicines, samples and medical equipment to name a few, between hospitals, care homes, patients and laboratories. The team consists of a fleet of eight motorcycles, delivering completely free of charge to the NHS.
During the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the fleet volunteered to taking on double the workload for Yeovil Hospital and other surrounding hospitals, which included the daily delivery of 1000’s of COVID-19 swabs throughout the country for testing daily. Throughout the peak, the team were covering nearly 25,000 miles a month; compared to the 10,000 they were doing pre-COVID.