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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.

12 November 2018

Racing Together speak to Robin Ash, Access and Inclusion Officer for the British Deaf Association alongside Lisa Braillsford, Registered Qualified Sign Language Interpreter

Beverley Racecourse broke new ground this year as they focused on removing barriers to racing to those with hearing loss – around 10m people in the UK.

Working alongside the British Deaf Association (BDA), the racecourse has identified some key actions to make the sport more accessible and enjoyable for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Robin Ash of the BDA explains more…

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