Ten Thousand Villages of Austin, a volunteer-run, non-profit store selling fair-trade, artisan-made gifts, needs your help! Interact with a great group of volunteers as you work with beautiful, sustainable, fair-trade products from all over the world. Contact volunteers.austin@tenthousandvillages to schedule an orientation to the store and begin working!
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Ten Thousand Villages of Austin
4803 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78756, US
Ten Thousand Villages' mission is to create opportunities for artisans in developing countries to earn income by bringing their products and stories to our markets through long-term fair trading relationships.
We are a non-profit organization dedicated to helping artisans in developing countries receive fair wages. Our retail store sells beautiful, unique handicrafts from over 30 developing countries around the world.
Our products include home furnishings, musical instruments, coffee, chocolate, jewelry, and toys. Through fair-trade practices, the artisans who produce these products are paid fair wages up front. We ensure that our artisans are operating under safe working conditions and are producing environmentally-friendly goods.
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We'll work with your schedule.
4803 Burnet RdAustin, TX78756
December 26, 2020
Retail / Sales
Microsoft Office Suite
Verbal / Written Communication
Must be at least 14
Orientation or Training
Two three-hour shifts per month. One shift per week preferred.