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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.

30 May 2019

St Teresa’s Charity Day

The 2019 St Teresa’s Hospice Charity Race day takes place on Wednesday 10th July. 7 thrilling races plus the entertaining and ever-popular Pantomime Horse Race! Last year’s dramatic pantomime horse race went viral with over 4.5 million views of the video – see below:

Catterick have been supporting St Teresa’s hospice for the past 12 years, raising both awareness and funds to support their important work. The first race is scheduled for 2.10pm, with the last at 5.35pm. The pantomime horse race will take place ahead of the first race. The gates will be open to the public approx. 2 hours prior to the first race.
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