Community Foundation for Surrey

Grants Support Volunteer

We are looking for a Grants Support Volunteer to help with tasks such as;

  • Phoning groups to encourage applications - deadline reminders 
  • Importing applications to the database and setting up files 
  • Contacting applicants for missing documents and information 
  • Taking enquiries over the phone 
  • Maintenance of our electronic database, with the aim of ensuring all grant records and contacts are up to date and accurate at all time 
  • Proof Reading 
  • Assisting with End of Grant reporting/monitoring

The Grants Support Volunteer post is an excellent opportunity to develop skills and experience of grant making with the aim of making life better for people in Surrey.


  • Ideally, we would like someone who can commit to 4-8 hours per week, however are happy to fit around busy schedules
  • Personable, enthusiastic and keen to learn new skills as well as being methodical and well-organised.
  • Enjoy building relationships and supporting the community
  • Meticulous attention to detail, you will also possess the ability to maintain confidential and sensitive information
  • Confident working with computers

As a volunteer you will receive full induction to the organisation and the role, and ongoing staff support. 

If you want to find out more, please complete the application form.