Food Trust

Volunteers Needed for Rescheduled Night Market, May 9

Posted on May 7, 2019

In case you haven’t heard, we had to reschedule our first Night Market of the season to May 9 due to impending storms. Because of the rescheduling, some volunteers who were previously available to help are no longer able to so so next week. The Food Trust is seeking volunteers to support operations for Night Market El Centro de Oro (5th & Lehigh) on May 9, 6-10 pm. 

Sign Up to Volunteer Now! (You may also email Kelly Yerger ( or Ian Moran ( to sign up!)

Volunteers can select from 3 shift options:

  • 1st Shift:3:00 to 7:00 PM
  • 2nd Shift: 5:30 to 9:30 PM
  • 3rd/Closing Shift: 7:00 PM to close

Duties will include everything that goes into making Night Market a success: set up, customer counting, handing out programs, tabling, greeting market goers, breakdown and cleanup.

PLUS – By volunteering, you contribute to The Food Trust’s mission of ensuring that everyone has access to affordable, nutritious food. In addition to being a fun food festival, Night Market helps support local food entrepreneurs and highlights new parts of the city. All volunteers will get the following perks:

  • EAT one free meal from select Night Market food vendors.
  • RECEIVE a free Night Market shirt to wear while volunteering … and whenever!
  • MEET new and amazing people.
  • SUPPORT an awesome event and a great organization.

Does your organization or group want to volunteer together? Email Kelly Yerger at kyerger@thefoodtrust to sign up your volunteer team.

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