A volunteer paints the lines on a local football pitch.

Volunteers

Volunteering in Hertfordshire

Volunteers are the backbone of grassroots football 

Without the time, dedication and commitment Volunteers demonstrate each and every week across our county, Clubs and Leagues would simply not exist.
 
A Football Club or League is about more than just the players on the pitch. Volunteers really make football happen and help to create the next generation of sporting stars.

It’s usually the case that a few people at a club do a lot of the work – If you’re in this position it can often feel overwhelming. There are loads of reasons to volunteer too and recruiting new volunteers with the right skills to help out can be a significant help.

Learn how you can get become a grassroots hero in Hertfordshire's thriving football community here:

Play your part

Get into Volunteering

Grassroots football wouldn’t exist without the incredible volunteers that support the game - From secretaries and coaches, to line markers and tea makers, local clubs need volunteers to keep running.

There are loads of benefits to volunteering, including:

  • Building your CV
  • Making new friends from all walks of life
  • Working as a team towards a goal
  • Providing more opportunities in the local community
  • Personal development
Volunteering in Football
Female Volunteer in Grassroots Football in Hertfordshire