Cheer Squad VOLUNTEER | Edinburgh Marathon Festival | Sun 26 May 2024

Closing for application: 23 May 2024

Are you looking for voluntary work? Volunteering with Alzheimer’s Research UK is a great way to enhance your CV, meet new people and gain a new experience whilst supporting our mission to find a cure for dementia.

Age: 18 - 100
Where: Onsite


Join us at the Edinburgh Marathon festival by signing up to our Cheer Squad near Musselburgh beach.

65 incredible supporters are taking part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival this year. Runners will tackle either a half or full marathon through this iconic city raising vital funds for dementia research. They need your support and encouragement to get them across the finish line. We will see all the runners at mile 8!

What: Cheering, clapping, photography, and enthusiasm!
Where: Musselburgh Beach, Musselburgh, Edinburgh 
When: Sunday 26th May 2024, 08:30-13:00 (or however much time you can spare!)

Alzheimer's Research UK will reimburse reasonable out of pocket expenses such as travel, within agreed guidelines.

What is next?

To find out more about the role, please read the Role Description: To register to volunteer, please visit: and select ‘SUN 26 MAY - Edinburgh Marathon, Edinburgh’ from the list when prompted.