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Volunteer today for racing charities!


Charities working across the sport are frequently in need of valuable support from volunteers – on an ongoing basis or just to support a particular event.

Volunteering is a great way to help the causes you support, and can even boost your CV and help you make new friendships.

Volunteer bucket collector

Opportunities to volunteer with racing industry charities will be found through Careers in Racing and the Sport and Recreation Alliance.

A selection of charities that rely on volunteers:

  • Racing Welfare
  • Palace House
  • Racehorse Sanctuary & Rehoming Centre
  • The Racehorse Rescue Centre
  • The British Thoroughbred Rehoming Centre
  • Greatwood
  • and more…

Example roles include administrative or specialist business support, fundraising-specific tasks, or hands-on with horses.

Click the logos below to find volunteering opportunities…

Careers in Racing:

Sport and Recreation Alliance – Join In:

If you are a racing charity looking to recruit volunteers, simply contact lucy@racingtoschool.co.uk for further information on how we can help you.

19 August 2019

Family Fun Circus Raceday in aid of Havens Hospice

The second of Chelmsford’s 2019 Family Fun Days, this time in support of Havens Hospice, a fantastic local charity. This circus themed event is a brilliant way to ease yourself and your family into Autumn. As an added bonus, the feature race will be broadcast live on ITV Racing!

Add a pass to enjoy an hour’s circus performance throughout the afternoon for only £2.50 per person.

Further information and tickets.

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