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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.

26 November 2018

Christmas Jumper Raceday, Hereford Racecourse

Don your favourite Christmas Jumper and join in the fun on Hereford’s biggest raceday of the year. There will be plenty of festive fun and entertainment, with top class racing and a fabulous atmosphere guaranteed.

Hope Support Services will be holding a scavenger hunt for children, a bucket collection and Father Christmas will be in attendance! Hope Support Services provide award-winning support to young people aged 11-25 when a loved one is diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. Find out more by visiting their website. 

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