Weekend Warrior for Fair Trade!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

140 N 8thSTE 125Lincoln, NE 68508

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About

Ten Thousand Villages Lincoln, Nebraska's only 100% Fair Trade retailer, is seeking motivated and outgoing volunteers to help in our Haymarket store on Saturday and Sundays. Volunteer shifts are generally 3-4 hours in length. Morning, afternoon and evening help needed! Store hours on the weekends:

Saturdays 8:30 AM-9 PM with shifts from 9-1, 10-2, 1-5, or 5-9

Sundays 12 PM-6 PM with shifts from 12-3 or 3-6

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 Lincoln? Check out some of the perks!

  • Up to a 25% discount!
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Quality training and education opportunities
  • Learn about fair trade and artisan stories
  • Laid-back atmosphere and friendly team

Parking is available for all volunteers free of charge!

Ready to get involved? Contact Mia Wilken, our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer.lincoln@tenthousandvillages.com or 402-475-4122 for more information on how to apply. Also you can head on over and fill out our online form to apply: https://goo.gl/forms/QbTfab03UpE8cIW53

Skills

  • Sales Process
  • Retail / Sales
  • Professional Development
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Community Outreach
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least one shift per month

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