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We Need Volunteers

The Market is currently closed due to a limited volunteer base.
During the pandemic, our volunteer base shrunk to just one person.

Please help us get back on track by volunteering!
We have numerous tasks below. Just click the Sign-up button to donate your time and join our Market Team. 

Pile of Boxes
Collapse Boxes & Deliver to Fort Clark Maintenance - Cardboard Area

Can you help us break-down the boxes from the week's delivery and then take them over to the recycling center? 

Time to Complete

1.0 - 1.5 Hours

Day of Week

Friday, Monday, or Tuesday

Time of Day

After 2 pm

Recycling Bottles
Deliver Non-Cardboard Items to Fort Clark Recycling Center

Non-Cardboard items consist of primarily shredded paper.  We will have the items bagged and ready for you to take to the recycling center. 

Time to Complete

0.5 - 1.0 Hours

Day of Week

Thursday

Time of Day

4 pm - 6 pm

Woman with Crate of Vegetables
Unload Market Truck

Please note this volunteer task requires that you can lift 40 to 50 pound boxes. We know on Mondays if our produce run will take place on Wednesday or on Thursday.  We text when leaving Castroville with a specific time to meet at the market.  

Time to Complete

1.0 Hour

Day of Week

Wednesday or Thursday

Time of Day

Approx. 3 pm - 5 pm

Carrying Cleaning Supplies
Help Clean the Market

This includes vacuuming and steaming the market floor, and cleaning counters and wiping down the shopping baskets. We will provide the cleaning supplies.

Time to Complete

1.5 - 2.0 Hours

Day of Week

Tuesday

Time of Day

Anytime from 1 - 5 pm

Fresh Apples
Re-Stock Products

Can you help us re-stock and tidy the shelves on Tuesdays between the hours of 1 pm and 5 pm? It usually only takes 1 or 2 hours. 

Time to Complete

1.0 - 2.0 Hours

Day of Week

Tuesday

Time of Day

Anytime from 1 - 5 pm

Typing on the Computer
Generate Excel Spreadsheet Analysis (Remote Volunteer Task)

We have macros that do most of the work. We will need to train you in advance. It would be best to have someone familiar with Excel. Once trained, this volunteer task can be done remotely. 

Time to Complete

1.5 - 2.0 Hours

Day of Week

Friday or Saturday

Time of Day

During Market Hours

Grocery
Bagging & Customer Service

Help us for a couple hours (or more) during market hours (Friday 2 pm - 8 pm and Saturday 8 am - 2 pm) with bagging and friendly customer service tasks.

Time to Complete

1.0 - 2.0 Hours

Day of Week

Friday or Saturday

Time of Day

During Market Hours

Volunteers
Volunteer Coordinator (Remote Volunteer Task)

Preferably this task would be completed during normal daytime working hours (8 am - 5 pm). This task can be done remotely!

Time to Complete

2.0 - 4.0 Hours

Day of Week

Monday or Tuesday

Time of Day

Normal Daytime Hours