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 13

Life in Lockdown

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

Challenge 14

Sharing Suffolk Stories: Stow Stories Researcher

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

Challenge 15

Follow us on Twitter

Help us spread the word by following us on Twitter.

Challenge 16

Like us on Facebook

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

Challenge 17

Be a Community Champion

Support our cause by spreading the word about our work.

Challenge 18

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

Help us capture the experiences of Suffolk people.

Challenge 19

Make a model of a Suffolk landmark, building or scene

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

Challenge 20

Jewish refugees in Newmarket in WW2 – Volunteer Researcher

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

Challenge 21

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 22

Covid-19: Scrapbooking

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

Challenge 23

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.