Davidson Farmers’ Market volunteers are instrumental in making the Market come to life every Saturday. We couldn’t do it without your help.

Volunteering for the DFM helps our local farmers, our community and you! Some of the benefits to volunteering…

  • It’s a great way to be involved & give back.
  • Meet new people.
  • Learn about farming, agriculture and local foods.
  • Try new foods and local favorites.
  • Assist with special events and educational programming.
  • Gain leadership skills and have lots of fun!

Sound Good?  Here are the different types of volunteers we need … 

Market Day Set Up Crew – Market Day Volunteer (6:30 am – 8:30 am Saturday mornings)

Are you an early riser? We need reliable volunteers to set up our vendor tents and assist with the overall set up of the market.  This includes helping vendors as needed, preparing the Market Tent, placement of signs and banners, and occasional event set up.  You can sign up for the market days that best fit your schedule on our sign up genius page!

Market Day Clean Up Crew – Market Day Volunteer (11:45am-12:30pm Saturdays)

Prefer to sleep in? We need reliable volunteers to help pack up our tents in addition assisting vendors with packing up their tents and loading up their cars if necessary. In addition, volunteers will help make sure that the area used for the market has been cleared of any trash or debris. You can sign up for the market days that best fit your schedule on our sign up genius page!

Market Day Traffic Counter – Market Day Volunteer (8:00-10:00 am – 10:00am-12:00 pm Saturdays)

Use a hand held tally counter to track how many customers visit the market each week. This job can be done by one person each week, or shared among several volunteers. You can sign up for the market days that best fit your schedule on our sign up genius page!

Market Day Welcome Tent Ambassador (8:00-10:00 am – 10:00am-12:00 pm Saturdays)

Be the face of the market! Friendly, helpful volunteers needed to assist customers in our Welcome Tent. (i.e. assist with market promotions, answer questions about vendors, meet and greet shoppers and to work with the manager on helping to insure a safe, friendly market environment) This job can be done by one person each week, or shared among several volunteers. You can sign up for the market days that best fit your schedule on our sign up genius page!

Market Day Photographer (8:00-10:00 am – 10:00am-12:00 pm Saturdays)

Provide high resolution, high quality digital images of vendors, products, entertainers, events, etc . Images will be used by the Davidson Farmers Market and on-line media marketing.  This job can be done by one person each week, or shared among several volunteers. You can sign up for the market days that best fit your schedule on our sign up genius page!  

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