Action for Refugees in Lewisham (London) - Volunteers

Action for Refugees in Lewisham (AFRIL) offers a range of volunteering opportunities. Volunteers can work directly with our clients at our ESOL projects, the Crèche and the Rainbow Club, gain experience in our office, help with fundraising, and organise community events. 

AFRIL depends on volunteers' support to deliver all its projects. Volunteering can be a great opportunity to gain work experience, meet like-minded people and make a difference in your local community.

If you are thinking of volunteering, do not hesitate to get in touch with us to see how your skills could be of help to our mission.  We are a very dynamic team, always happy to welcome dedicated people motivated to make a difference!

All volunteers will receive an induction and training. Travel expenses will be reimbursed.

We are actively seeking volunteers for the following positions:

 Volunteer Fundraising Assistant - Major Donors.pdf (93.7 KB)

 Volunteer Fundraising Administrator.pdf (94.3 KB)

 Volunteer Fundraising Assistant - Grants.pdf (93.0 KB)

 Volunteer Driver.pdf (65.0 KB)

 Volunteer Website Developer (90.4 KB)

 Volunteer Graphic Designer.pdf (90.5 KB)

To apply for any of the roles above or to see how your skills could be of help to AFRIL, please email a completed application form and CV to Iolanda Chirico, AFRIL General Manager, at Please note that recruitment for these roles is ongoing and applications will be welcomed at any time.

 Volunteer Application Form (378.0 KB)