Cotlands is always looking for individuals who are willing to donate their time, goods (especially goods off our wish list) and/or services.

How volunteering works

Volunteering at Cotlands affords individuals, community groups and corporates a variety of opportunities to add value to the organisation by contributing their time and expertise. Volunteers in this programme assist a particular region by catering to their needs in the form of skills, energy and time.

Volunteer activities
Some of the following activities may be carried out at your venue – the workplace, home, school, church, community, etc.

    • sorting toys and categorising toys for the toy library and early learning playgroups;
    • collecting used and new goods to donate as per the wish list:
      • toys
      • dress up outfits
      • stationery
      • clothing birth to 6 years
      • tinned food
      • treats
    • food parcels;
    • toy repairs and cleaning;
    • making toys from recycled waste;
    • events and functions;
    • special interest skills (social media, photography, videography, admin assistance); and
    • admin, HR, marketing, PR, social media, fundraising, etc.