Linzie is a Media Volunteer with Changing Faces

Volunteers' Week - Meet Linzie


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

Name: Linzie

Volunteer role: Media Volunteer

Years spent volunteering for Changing Faces: 25 years – since the start!

Location: I started volunteering in Blackpool, Lancashire, and then in Fife, Scotland.

Why did you start volunteering for Changing Faces? I saw the documentary that James Partridge was in on the TV and I phoned straight away, as I knew I wanted to get involved.

What is your favourite thing about volunteering for Changing Faces? Meeting new and inspiring people.

What three words would you use to describe a typical day spent volunteering for Changing Faces? Exciting, unique and challenging.

Who inspires you? My family and close friends.

If you could be a fictional hero for the day, who would it be? Anne Shirley of Anne of Green Gables.

What 5 items would you take to a desert island with you? Solar-powered phone and Kindle, chocolate and a bikini! And an Anne of Green Gables book. 

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? A nurse.

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Play a keyboard!

What song best describes you? True Colours

What is your life motto? “Live and let live!”