All Challenges


Is your time squeezed but still want to volunteer? Choose challenges from the sections called Just a Minute, or Hour or Two. 

If there's a particular area you'd like to be involved in, then customise your preferences to see the opportunities availble. 

Tailor the volunteering opportunities to you, your time and your interests.


Challenge 1

Follow us on Twitter

Help us spread the word by following us on Twitter.

Challenge 2

Like us on Facebook

Help spread the word about Suffolk Archives by liking our Facebook page.

Challenge 3

Sharing Suffolk Stories: Women's Land Army Researcher

Research Volunteers required to discover the stories of the Women's Land Army in Suffolk during WW2 and share with the wider community.

Challenge 4

LGBTQ+ Exhibition Prep Volunteer

Looking to use your creative skills, and get involved with practical tasks? Then join us to help with preparations for our Pride in Suffolk's Past exhibition in spring 2021, sharing Suffolk LGBTQ+ stories.

Challenge 5

Covid-19: Scrapbooking

Keep a scrapbook to tell future generations about life in Suffolk during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Challenge 6

Sharing Suffolk Stories: US Black Aviation Engineers in Suffolk during WW2 Researcher

Research Volunteer to discover the stories and experiences of the US Black Aviation Engineer units who built airfields, whilst stationed in Suffolk during WW2

Challenge 7

Pride in Suffolk's Past Communications Volunteer

Can you help our Pride in Suffolk's Past project reach as many people as possible?

Challenge 8

Be a Community Champion

Support our cause by spreading the word about our work.

Challenge 9

Covid-19: Suffolk during a pandemic

Write a daily or weekly account about your life during the Covid-19/Corona Virus outbreak to be submitted into our archive.

Challenge 10

Suffolk’s Climate: Past, Present, and Future – Research Volunteer

Join in with a project that blends history, nature, and creativity.

Challenge 11

Stories of RAF Lakenheath and RAF Mildenhall Research Volunteer

Investigate 70 years of airbase and community

Challenge 12

Oral history volunteer: LGBTQ+ Pride in Suffolk's Past

Help us capture the experiences of Suffolk people.