Farmers Market Bank Assistant Internship


Cause Areas


Mon May 01, 2017 02:30 PM - Sun Oct 01, 2017 07:00 PM


1611 E. Kalamazoo StreetLansing, MI 48912


The Allen Farmers Market is a project of Allen Neighborhood Center (ANC), a 501(c)(3) organization in Lansing, Michigan. Since 2004, the market has served as a community hub where neighbors can find locally grown and produced foods, ready-to-eat dinner options, and a convivial atmosphere in which to socialize and build community. The market is held every Wednesday year-round: outdoors in the ANC parking lot from late May - October, 2:30-7pm; and inside the Allen Market Place from November - early May, 3-6:30pm.

Internship Activities

  • Processing shoppers’ credit/debit cards and EBT cards.
  • Recording transactions and shopper information.
  • Interacting with shoppers and creating a welcoming environment at the bank.


  • Commitment to serve from 2-7pm each Wednesday, May - October 2017.
  • Desire and ability to engage with a diverse group of people, particularly those living in low-income neighborhoods.
  • Familiarity with basic bookkeeping activities.
  • Enthusiasm for local food and the Lansing community.
  • Ability to function independently and in a team environment.

We are able to partner with academic institutions to provide this internship for college credit.

How to Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume to Volunteer Coordinator:, 517-999-3919.

Also complete our internship form found at:

More information about the Allen Farmers Market can be found on our
Facebook page:


  • Data Entry
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Retail / Sales
  • Customer Service

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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