Volunteers are still needed for upcoming opportunities. Expect a delay in getting connected. Read more here.

You can help with the crisis now.

Find volunteering opportunities related to COVID-19.

GO
You can volunteer online.

Find virtual opportunities you can do from home.

GO
Activities involved
Event Help
Requirements:
  • Other
Also required for this position: Volunteers must complete our online registration form.
  • Good for groups
COVID-19 Support

Front Line Volunteers at the Cochrane Farmers' Market

800 Griffin Road East, Cochrane, AB, T4C 2B8 [map]
2-6 hours / weekly
-
We are looking for friendly and dependable front line volunteers for our weekly 'Market by the Bow'. Due to COVID-19 we are in need of additional helpers who can assist in keeping our community safe at our physically distanced and modified market. 

The "Market by the Bow" is open 9:00 am - 2:00 pm every Saturday from June 6 until September 26 at the Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre parking lot.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Volunteers will assist with crowd management by greeting, informing and directing customers, regulating entrances & exits, maintain customer counts as well as general tasks to assist vendors and the market manager.
Certification or Education Required
n/a
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Farmers' markets play an important role in the community, they sustain local food chains by ensuring there is a space for producers to sell direct to consumers. Volunteers are key to engaging and educating our community, ensuring a safe and enjoyable market experience for vendors and visitors alike as we adjust to operating with COVID-19.
Activities involved
Event Help
Requirements:
  • Other
Also required for this position: Volunteers must complete our online registration form.
  • Good for groups