Volunteer at the Market

volunteersIf you’re interested in local food, healthy living, sustainability, and supporting the Fishers community, we’d love for you to volunteer at the Fishers Farmers’ Market!  

Whatever your skills, talents, or interests, we have a way for you to get involved. Join us at the market—you'll have fun and help out a great Fishers event!

Market Muscle Group Volunteering

Is your club or organization looking for an opportunity to complete service hours? Is your business looking for a team-building activity and a chance to show community support? 

Contact us about your group of five or more people serving as Market Muscle Volunteers, giving you a chance to promote your organization/business with a booth at the market in exchange for providing volunteer support.

Individual Volunteering

We’re also looking for individual volunteers ages 16 and older to help in the following ways:

Kids' Activities Volunteer

Assist with children’s activities at the Farm Hands tent and help kids learn about food, farming, conservation, and healthy eating. The Farm Hands program operates every Saturday June through August during regular market hours. Farm Hands Volunteer shifts are Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Special Events Volunteer

Assist in making the market's special events run smoothly. We need volunteers to help with exhibitor set-up and activities, kids’ crafts and games, demonstrations, and more during our Health and Wellness Expo (May), Green Fair (June), Biz Kidz Market (July), National Farmers’ Market Week (August), Senior Citizen’s Day (August), Fall Harvest Fest (September), and Monster Market (October). Special Event Volunteer shifts are Saturdays from 7 a.m.to 10 a.m. and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Market Operations Volunteer

Help with vendor load-in and other market set-up before the market starts; with visitor counts, vendor support, and customer assistance during the market; then with tear-down at closing time. We need folks who can lift at least 30 pounds and carry and set up tents, tables, signs, and other equipment. Operations Volunteer shifts are Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

How to Volunteer

For more information and to register as a Fishers Farmers’ Market volunteer, please contact Amy Crell, Volunteer Coordinator, by email or at 317-595-3484, or submit a volunteer application.

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