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Volunteer in our charity shops

A young man smiling as he serves a customer in a Red Cross charity shop

Our charity shops offer many roles from serving customers to creating eye-catching displays. The shops are packed with everything from vintage gems to quality gifts and clothes.


Volunteer in our charity shops



I wanted to help people and improve my English. It’s a perfect environment to help people in a very friendly place. I have felt so happy and I have enjoyed my time here.”
Juan, Kensington and Chelsea volunteer

Typical roles include:

Shop volunteer

Are you a rummager with a flair for finding hidden treasures? Or do you enjoy a chinwag and meeting new people? If the answer’s yes, then volunteer in one of our shops.

Shop manager volunteer

Supervise a team of staff and volunteers and encourage stock donations from the local community. Your goal will be to generate much-needed income to support our work.

Shop driver volunteer

Form part of the local retail team, supporting Red Cross shops in your area. Your role will include deliveries and collections to and from the public, businesses and other Red Cross shops.


Volunteer in our charity shops


Volunteering opportunities for 15 to 25-year-olds

Find volunteer roles in our shops with vInspired. Log your volunteering hours, learn new skills and get rewarded with vInspired Awards.

Search for a 15-25 role

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