Give your time and receive so much more

Volunteering with Foundation of Light will undoubtedly make a difference to other people's lives but will also change your life too.

As well as developing existing skills and learning new ones, volunteering has been proven to increase motivation, confidence and sense of achievement, whilst making you feel more connected to your community.

Volunteering with us, one of the region's most trusted and loved charities, will enhance your career options and send a clear message to employers that you care about developing yourself and other people.

You will come into contact with a diverse range of people whilst volunteering with us, which will be fun, challenging, but always rewarding. Whatever your skills, background and experience we would love to hear from you.



  • Develop yourself intellectually, socially and emotionally
  • Enhance your CV and your future
  • Wide range of opportunities to choose from



The Foundation Community Clubs are seeking to recruit volunteer football coaches ahead of the new season.

Coaches are required for an immediate start and those interested must be available for weekly training sessions as well as matches which are played at venues across the North East as part of the Russell Foster Youth League programme.

Candidates will need to have a minimum FA Level 1 coaching qualification as well as an up to date Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificate and First Aid qualification(s) and be enthusiastic, energetic and reliable with excellent communication skills.


Date: Monday 13th June 2016

Time: 6-8pm

Location: Stadium of Light, Sunderland, SR5 1SU

To attend, please email jamie.wright@foundationoflight.co.uk.


If you are interested in volunteering with Foundation of Light, please contact us.


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