Love global crafts? Become an Afternoon Advocate for Fair Trade!


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

4803 Burnet RdAustin, TX 78756


About

Ten Thousand Villages, Austin's only 100% Fair Trade retailer, is seeking motivated volunteers to help in our new Burnet Road store on weekday afternoons 2-6pm. Volunteers help in all aspects of our business, and daily tasks and duties include:

  • Customer Service - welcoming customers and informing them about Fair Trade and the artisans who benefit from purchases made in store
  • Support - Checking in new items, restocking the store, and keeping the store clean and tidy
  • Visual Merchandising - displaying products in a way that is visually appealing and accessible to customers

Why volunteer with Ten Thousand Villages of Austin? Check out some of the perks!

  • 15% volunteer discount
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Monthly volunteer social hours
  • Quality training and education opportunities
  • Laid-back atmosphere and friendly team

Parking is available on site and we are located close to the 3, 5 and 803 bus routes.

Ready to get involved? Contact Alex Peters, our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteers.austin@tenthousandvillages.com or 512-440-0440 for more information about our next New Volunteer Orientation!

Skills

  • Customer Service
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • Retail / Sales

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 2 shifts per month (~8 hours total per month)
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