All Challenges


You have total control of your Volunteering:

Short on time? Some challenges require only a little commitment, every contribution makes a difference.

Enjoy working for just one organisation? That's fine too, there's no obligation to get involved with everything.

Simply select the challenges you want to do, in the way and time it suits you.

In order to accept the majority of the challenges you will need to become a Mayflower Maker by booking onto one of the induction sessions.


Challenge 1

Plymouth SailGP 2021

Plymouth, steeped in maritime history and known for its elevated sea views, changing wind shifts, strong currents and tidal flow, hosts the return of the SailGP championship to UK shores on July 17-18 2021 for the third event in Season 2.

Challenge 2

The Hatchling

This spectacular live performance in Plymouth will bring a universal myth to life.  A giant puppet in the form of a dragon will hatch and roam through the city, before taking flight from the coast in a unique feat of artistry and engineering.  The

Challenge 3

Clean Our Patch

Clean Our Patch - Community Litter Pickers. A Plymouth litter picking group aiming for a cleaner & safer environment for everyone.

Challenge 4

Great British Spring Clean

Welcome to the Great British Spring Clean 2020 and thank you for getting involved the country’s biggest mass-action environmental campaign.

Challenge 5

Covid-19 vaccination volunteers

With the rollout of a Covid-19 mass vaccination programme starting in the new year, we are looking for volunteers to help in a variety of roles at centres in Devon. This is a chance to help make a difference and play an active role in beating this terrib

Challenge 6

Great Torrington Cavaliers - Bonfire 2021 – Mayflower 400

Our big bonfire events are truly spectacular and world renown. The construction of the themed centre piece takes in excess of 2 years to build and the attention to detail is amazing, but we would say that!

Challenge 7

Mayflower 400 Four Nations Ceremony (11 July 2021)

The Four Nations Ceremony is the UK’s flagship Mayflower 400 event, marking the closure of the international Mayflower 400 commemorations. This impressive theatrical production with live music, song, drama and film will tell the Mayflower story from

Challenge 8

GO SOCIAL: Mayflower 400

Challenge 9

Mayflower Maker Induction session

Want to ‘Make’ a difference? Volunteer for Mayflower 400