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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.

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Various Community and Education Activities

Organisation:

Racing Foundation

area of interest

Activities:

Various Community and Education Activities

Riding a Dream: Khadijah Mellah

participants

Participants:

A large number of participants across multiple programmes

purpose

Purpose:

We currently fund a number of community engagement and education projects being delivered by charitable partners, including Racing to School programmes; Pony Racing Academies; the Bridge of Hope project; Take The Reins programme; Riding a Dream and activities at inner city riding schools such as the Urban Equestrian Academy in Leicester. Find out more about individual programmes by exploring this directory, or visit our website.

desired outcome

Aims:

Getting people active

Improving mental health

Developing peoples' skills

Building stronger communities

Accessing the outdoors and enabling volunteering

Building diversity and inclusion