Reception & Events Volunteer
How long have you volunteered with us?
Why do you volunteer for Dr Kershaw's?
I feel Dr Kershaw's is a worthwhile charity and wanted to do something that’s important.
What do you enjoy about volunteering for us?
I look forward to getting up and going out for my day at the hospice, I am really proud to be associated with Dr Kershaw's. Most of all I enjoy the variety of tasks, meeting people and the buzz of events. My proudest moment is selling so many ducks at the annual duck race and knowing I helped make it a really successful event.
What’s your proudest moment at the Hospice?
Probably the duck race – selling so many ducks to make it a really successful event.
Tell us more about how your skills and experience benefit the Hospice.
I have worked in an office for over 40 years and feel that the skills I have gained are really suited to working on reception.
Do you feel volunteering has any benefits for you?
Volunteering at Dr Kershaw's gives me purpose in life, I feel valued and have been made very welcome.