The Team

Family Volunteering Club is a growing programme and we're excited to be building a community of people who believe it'd be wonderful to make volunteering more accessible to families!

If you are interested in finding out more about starting a Family Volunteering Club in your area please get in touch with Maddy: maddy @

Laura is a freelance Project Manager & Arts Educator who works with a wide range of organisations across London & the South East. She has 2 children and lives in East Sussex, not far from the sea, but not close enough for her liking!

Christina Thompson is a London mum (originally from Australia), lawyer and advisor to the Family Volunteering Club. Christina has supported the project from its outset, and is excited about the opportunities that it is creating, allowing families to engage with both their local community and charities in a meaningful way.

Saira works in the charity sector and is passionate about projects that bring communities together. She lives in Hertfordshire.

Originally from Cumbria, Maddy currently lives in Southwark, London and works in the arts and charity sector. She started Family Volunteering Club in 2019 after having her son, and looks after the overall project.