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2022 Popup Market Volunteer 
Hamilton Community Centre

Description

The Hamilton Community Centre is seeking enthusiastic and mature volunteers to assist with the implementation of their popup market and market greens program.

Market Greens is a program that establishes non-profit community food markets in areas with limited or unaffordable fresh food options, and also offers a targeted ''fresh food prescription'' called the Greens Rx. Together, the program wants to show the various effects on health and food security that can be achieved by making smaller-scale investments to improve access to nutritious foods.

Dates and Times:
Markets will run on Saturdays from 10:00am-1:00pm. Volunteers are needed from 9:00am-2:00pm
- Market runs for 20 weeks from July 9th-November 19th.
- We understand that volunteers might not be able to volunteer for all 20 weeks and are requesting volunteers to commit to two shifts a month minimum.

Duties Responsibilities:
- Market set-up
- Cash handling
-Tracking items sold at market
- Market supervision
- Providing customer service to participants
- Gather feedback from market participants
- Market takedown

Additional Information:
- Interview and training required.
- Police information check required.


Requirements

Minimum age: 16


Schedule

Dates: 05/24/2022 -

Frequency:

Saturday: Mornings (6am to 12pm), Saturday: Afternoons (12pm to 5pm)
Address
5140 Smith Drive
Richmond BC, V6V 2W5

Contact Info
Maggie Conway
Email: mconway@richmond.ca
Phone: (604) 238-8054