Celebrating our volunteers at CAFOD – Fantastic Kevin Vickers

Kevin in the Office

Kevin in the office, transforming the world with his keyboard, love for his neighbours &big smile

Kevin was the former Band Master of the Royal Marine’s Band, Plymouth, serving numerous tours on the Royal Yacht Britannia, afterwards working in the Royal Naval Careers Service, becoming the South West Peninsula Recruitment Manager. In Total Kevin served 41 years for the Royal Navy. Following this he became the manager of the Plymouth Driving Test Theory Test Centre for 15 Years.

After his retirement Kevin joined us as Parish Volunteer for South Brent and Buckfast Abbey in 2010 and has tirelessly worked for CAFOD’s Plymouth Office since 2013. Kevin is a key member of our team, each week Kevin supports the CAFOD team in the Diocese of Plymouth by meticulously updating CAFOD’s database, Activity Log and contributing to the day to day tasks of running the office.

Kevin said “Its great to put my faith into action alongside the CAFOD Plymouth team and our terrific partners. I really feel like I’m making a real difference to the lives of the poorest people in the world and to CAFOD’s work in the Diocese of Plymouth”.

Kevin is such a pleasure to work with and his commitment to CAFOD’s work and his dependability are truly inspiring!

Thank you Kevin, you are fantastic! – Your amazing service and volunteering enables CAFOD’s work in the Diocese of Plymouth to continue to have a huge impact, and enables our sisters and brothers around the world to truly flourish.

Volunteering for CAFOD Plymouth

Damien Hopton in the Office

Here’s our Awesome Social Media/Give For Free Volunteer Damien Hopton who’s been helping us process our Give for Free donations and set up our social media for 2015 today.

Damien has been volunteering with us for over 8 years and has made a huge difference to CAFOD Plymouth’s work ,through which he’s made a mega difference to many lives around the world!

Why not join us and volunteer like Damien…

Could you help us with any of these voluntary roles ?

  • Deanery Area Coordinator (Torbay, North Devon, Mid/North-Dorset)
  • Parish Contact
  • Parish Group Team Member
  • Office Volunteer (our office next to Buckfast Abbey in Devon)
  • School Volunteer
  • Youth Volunteer
  • Campaign’s Volunteer
  • MP Correspondent
  • Media Volunteer
  • Social Media Volunteer
  • Event’s Volunteer

Contact us to find out more about volunteering with CAFOD:
Tel: 01364 645 440      or       Email: plymouth@cafod.org.uk