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

Like us on Facebook

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

Challenge 2

Follow us on Twitter

Help us spread the word by following us on Twitter.

Challenge 3

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 4

Be a Community Champion

Support our cause by spreading the word about our work.

Challenge 5

Jewish refugees in Newmarket in WW2 – Volunteer Researcher

Help to uncover and share the stories of Jewish refugees in Newmarket in WW2

Challenge 6

Sharing Suffolk Stories: Stow Stories Researcher

Researcher to discover the stories of Stowmarket's past and share with the wider community

Challenge 7

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

Help us capture the experiences of Suffolk people.

Challenge 8

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 9

Life in Lockdown

Contribute to our collections for future understanding of Suffolk Life during the Covid-19 outbreak by taking our survey.

Challenge 10

Covid-19: Scrapbooking

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

Challenge 11

Make a model of a Suffolk landmark, building or scene

Make a model of a Suffolk landmark, building or scene out of LEGO bricks.