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The Vancouver Farmers Market NEEDS Your Help During COVID-19!

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Vancouver Farmers Market

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 30 people are interested
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In the wake of COVID-19, the farmers market has been not immune to the changes we have all felt in our lives. The main priority of the VFM is to promote health and safety during COVID-19. To make this happen, we have developed new guidelines for staff, customers, vendors, and volunteers. Now more than ever, we need your help to make our market a safe community space for all to enjoy.

The positions we are most in need of at this time are Customer Counter and Information Booth Manager.

1# Information Booth Manager-

Shifts:

Saturday- Morning 8:45am-12:15pm and Afternoon 12:00pm-3:00pm

Sunday- Morning 9:45am-12:40pm and Afternoon 12:30pm-3:00pm

Responsibilities:
- Answering questions from customers.

- Assist in setting up or tear down of Information Booth space.
- Inform customers of new guidelines for shopping at the market.

- Assist customers with the purchase of EBT tokens. (Currently, we are only selling EBT tokens at this station. We will not be collecting rent or selling other tokens.)

- Assist with Line Management when customers are not purchasing EBT.

2# Customer Counter

Shifts:

Saturday- Morning 8:45am-12:15pm and Afternoon 12:15pm-3:00pm

Sunday- Morning 9:30am-12:40 and Afternoon 12:40pm-3:00pm


Responsibilities:

-Monitoring the number of customers entering or exiting the market with a specialized counting app.

- Reminding customers to use the correct entrance or exit at the market.

- Inform customers of new guidelines while shopping at the market.

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About Vancouver Farmers Market

Location:

605 Esther Street, Vancouver, WA 98660, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to create community by providing local farm products, original artisan creations, and quality prepared foods. We Value Community, Education, Sustainability, and Growth.

Description

The Vancouver Farmers Market is a pet friendly place where you can chat with people who have grown or created your purchase, grab a bite to eat, listen to music, stroll through the park, watch the kids play, and enjoy a wonderful, relaxing day. Since 1990, The Vancouver Farmers Market has been a mainstay of the community, supplying locally produced foods and goods and connecting people with farms and small businesses.

Community
Emergency & Safety
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

605 Esther StreetVancouverVancouver, WA 98660

(45.62599,-122.67574)
 

SKILLS

  • Event Management
  • Customer Service
  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • Please commit to two shifts per month. Each volunteer shift is roughly 3 hours long.
  • Please also complete the Vancouver Farmers Market Volunteer Application here: https://forms.gle/4D5dfJKeZuHeKfAPA

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