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Allotment Market Stall Volunteers

  • VO71842


Description

The Allotment Market Stall provides good-quality, well-priced, locally grown fruit and vegetables and reduces waste. We have opportunities this season for volunteers to be a part of running our veg stall in the parks (Duthie Park and Seaton Park).
Main tasks involve:
*Sell fruit and vegetables to the public
*Help record amounts sold
*Help promote The Allotment Market Stall and its values of growing and eating good stuff
Full training will be given. Volunteers will be accompanied and supported at all times.
This is a great opportunity to:
*Make a difference in your city and the environment
*Be a part of a community of growers
*Meet people and grow in confidence
For more details please contact Greg Welsh at email: theallotmentmentmarketstall@gmail.com or tel.: 07583 758494.

Organisation aims and objectives

To sell excess produce from allotments at a market stall. Working with allotment growers and older people to bring well priced local produce to the wider population of Aberdeen City

Restrictions

Experience required: Desired skills, qualities and experience: *Friendly and enjoy speaking to people. *Knowledge of growing (and cooking) desirable. *Willingness to share knowledge, tips and tricks. *Able to handle small amounts of cash. *Enjoy being outdoors.
Travel details: We operate: *Every Friday 9.30am-1.30pm and Every Saturday 11.00am-1.00pm at the Duthie Park (Winter Gardens Entrance) *Every Friday 10.00am-1.00pm at the Seaton Park *(between July-October)
Minimum age: 14

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We pay public transport rates on the day.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Full training is given and volunteers are accompanied and supported at all times.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 2 months ago