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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.

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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:

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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.

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Partnership with Liverpool FC Foundation

Organisation:

Aintree Racecourse

area of interest

Activities:

Partnership with Liverpool FC Foundation

Partnership with Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

Partnership with Everton in the Community

Park Palace Ponies Partnership

Racing Together Beacon Racecourse

participants

Participants:

30 people in the education activity so far

purpose

Purpose:

A new partnership has evolved with Liverpool FC Foundation. We've started a programme for 15 young people with difficult backgrounds to receive a six week educational programme which includes several days at Aintree, LFC, Park Palace Ponies and other partners. In addition to this we're looking to provide individual work experience to young people and will also start a new Riding for Disabled programme in partnership with Liverpool FC Foundation's disability programme.

desired outcome

Aims:

Getting people active

Improving mental health

Developing peoples' skills

Building stronger communities

Contributing to the economy

Building diversity and inclusion