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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 for further information on how we can help you.

18 October 2018

Fireworks Spectacular with Hallam FM

Don’t miss the Doncaster Racecourse Fireworks Spectacular in conjunction with Hallam FM on Saturday 3 November! Bring the whole family to enjoy lots of entertainment.

The evening includes

Kids Disco
Face Painting
Children’s Entertainers
Fire Tricksters
Fairground Rides – Small charge applies – Happy hour 4pm – 5pm.
Have fun in a Circus Workshop and learn how to spin a plate and walk a tight rope……..

During the Fairground Happy Hour between 4:00pm – 5:00pm, small rides will be £1.50 and larger rides £2.00! Plus there will be a fancy dress competition and a Colouring competition with fantastic prizes.

Enjoy a HUGE 15-minute fireworks display at 7:30pm from a covered viewing area – so you’ll have a great time whatever the weather!


START: 16:00

FINISH: 21:00

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