Volunteers for the 2016 Green Gifts Fair!


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Sat Nov 19, 2016, 07:00 AM - 08:00 PM


920 E Lake StreetMinneapolis, MN 55407


Do It Green! Minnesota is seeking volunteers to help us make our 11th Annual Green Gifts Fair a success! The Green Gifts Fair, held Saturday, November 19th at the Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis, is a fun, family-friendly event with 80 eco-friendly gift vendors, music, food sampling, green living demos and more!

The fair is made possible through the incredible work of over 50 volunteers. All volunteers will receive a copy of a Do It Green! Magazine edition and a Do It Green! Minnesota recycled t-shirt. A list of available shifts and roles can be found below. Know someone who might like to volunteer? Please pass along this posting and encourage them to sign up!

If you would like to volunteer or have questions about volunteering, please contact Crystal Erickson at crystal@doitgreen.org with your interest and availability.


Set-Up Shift ( 7AM - 10:30AM)

  • Assist with vendor loading and unloading
  • Assist vendors with booth location and set-up
  • Put up signs, banners, directions and decorations
  • Monitor and run the volunteer check-in room
  • Escort volunteers to their assigned stations
Morning Shift ( 9:30AM - 12:30PM)
Midday Shift ( 12PM - 3PM)
Afternoon Shift ( 2:30PM - 5:30PM)
  • Greet visitors as they arrive
  • Monitor and run the volunteer check-in room
  • Escort volunteers to their assigned station
  • Staff the passport activity prize booth
  • Interact with Fair visitors at a demo table
  • Answer questions at our information booth
  • Monitor waste stations
  • Assist the stage manager
Take Down Shift ( 5PM-8PM)
  • Help with take-down and cleaning at the end of the Fair


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Requirements & Commitment

  • 3 hour shifts, half-day, and full day available
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