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Is this volunteering role right for me?

The time devoted to this role can be flexible, depending on your own availability, and you need be aged 18 years old or over.

What does being a speaker involve?

  • Identifying and sourcing opportunities to deliver talks to groups, clubs and organisations in your local area.
  • Talks should be natural, enthusiastic and passionate about sharing our life changing stories, highlighting the difference GD continues to make to people’s lives who are living with sight loss.
  • Attending cheque presentations and corporate supporters of Guide Dogs when requested by the local Guide Dogs team in order to grow their support and passing on any donations received
  • Encouraging local organisations and groups to support and fundraise for Guide Dogs.

Key requirements and FAQs

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What are the next steps?

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer speaker, then the next step is to check if there is a opportunity available near you. You can use the search option below to find all volunteering opportunities near you and if you don't see a speaker option - don't worry! We do update our opportunities all the time so make sure you check back in.

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We’re currently making some minor changes to improve your online experience which means we’re temporarily unable to take applicants.

If you would like to speak to a member of our volunteer team, please call: 0345 143 0191