Ameesha volunteers with our campaigns team in London

Volunteers' Week - Meet Ameesha


For Volunteers’ Week 2017, we’re profiling some of our volunteers across the UK.


Volunteer role: Advocacy and Communications Volunteer

Time spent volunteering for Changing Faces: 6 months

Location: London

Why did you start volunteering for Changing Faces? As a part of my placement year at university – I thank Changing Faces for giving me a chance.

What is your favourite thing about volunteering for Changing Faces? The people and the experiences that go with volunteering here.

What three words would you use to describe a typical day spent volunteering for Changing Faces? Envelopes, laughing and green tea!

Who inspires you? I can’t name a specific person when I’m surrounded by such amazing people.

If you could be a fictional hero for the day, who would it be? Selene from Underworld – a badass vampire warrior that has a whole film series based on her character…what’s not to love!

What five items would you take to a desert island with you? A notebook and pen, a camera, sunscreen and Ben & Jerry’s Half Baked ice cream!

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? I was career hopping as a child: chef – foreign correspondent – journalist – lawyer?

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Play the violin

What song best describes you? Haven’t found it yet…

What is your life motto? In Omnia Paratus and Carpe Diem