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Westwood Village Farmers' Market - Volunteer

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Sprouts of Promise/Farmer Mark

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The Westwood Village Farmers' Market is a Certified Farmers' Market with a "farmer first' philosophy. Thursdays from 12-5pm, the market brings together sustainable California farms, local artisans, musicians and community members. The market has a sister nonprofit, Sprouts of Promise. Sprouts of Promise is a 501(c)(3) that educates children and families on the importance of fresh fruits and vegetables and gives food-insecure individuals access to locally grown produce.

Take the next steps:
*View and choose an opportunity below
*Submit an application at http://www.farmermark.com/volunteer


Our volunteer opportunities are as follows:

* Social Media Volunteer: Develop content for the Sprouts of Promise website and social media platforms. Activities include interviewing farmers in the Westwood Village Farmers' Market, writing blog posts, taking in-market photographs, researching food trends, and connecting with food bloggers and local social media influencers. At home and in market. Commitment of 1.5 hours weekly for 10 weeks, but will consider alternative schedules.

* Photography Volunteer: Take photos at the Westwood Village Farmers' Market and at Sprouts of Promise in-market and off-site events! Your photos will be used to promote Sprouts of Promise’s programs on our website, social media platforms and on marketing displays. Prefer a minimum commitment of 2 shifts per month for six months, but will consider alternative schedules.

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About Sprouts of Promise/Farmer Mark

Location:

4712 Admiralty Way #831, MARINA DEL REY, CA 90292, US

Mission Statement

Farm to Market, Market to Community Farmer Mark and Sprouts of Promise believe it takes a community to create a healthy lifestyle. We teach elementary students and their families about healthy eating and responsible farming practices, as well as running six Certified Farmers Markets in Southern California. Farmer Mark's vision for his markets is to uphold the highest integrity, keep the best interest of the farmer and community in mind, educate consumers and actively promote the benefits of locally sourced produce. With this "Farmer First" philosophy, we strive to cultivate the best conditions for small farmers to sell the freshest and most nutritious produce direct to the community.

Description

Farm to Market, Market to Community Farmer Mark and Sprouts of Promise believe it takes a community to create a healthy lifestyle. We teach elementary students and their families about healthy eating and responsible farming practices, as well as running six Certified Farmers Markets in Southern California. Farmer Mark's vision for his markets is to uphold the highest integrity, keep the best interest of the farmer and community in mind, educate consumers and actively promote the benefits of locally sourced produce. With this "Farmer First" philosophy, we strive to cultivate the best conditions for small farmers to sell the freshest and most nutritious produce direct to the community.

Community
Environment
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1030 Broxton AveLos Angeles, CA 90024

(34.0618,-118.44611)
 

SKILLS

  • Photography
  • People Skills
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Customer Service
  • Multi-Tasking

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible

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