Volunteers

Our mission to support the livelihood of producers is made possible by our team of knowledgeable and dedicated volunteers.  We are always looking to expand our volunteer family and encourage you to visit us to learn more about our work.

 

If you have…

  • A friendly and courteous manner
  • A willingness to learn about the producer groups, items and countries represented
  • An interest in helping to establish fair and sustainable buying in Calgary

 

 

This opportunity may be for you

  • Four hour shifts are usual, but time commitment varies - weekly, monthly or periodically for special events
  • Ideal for parents of school age children, college students and active retired persons

 

 

Our volunteers enjoy

  • A small group setting where they meet other friendly people; often working in pairs
  • Special events, training evenings and promotions to keep the job interesting
  • Seeing beautiful hand-made products as new designs are developed
  • Learning about e-commerce, computerized point of sale systems, excellent customer service practices, merchandising and more
  • Customer service experience is an asset, however a full training program is provided
  • A discount on merchandise following initial training period

 

If you're interested in joining our team, please fill out this Volunteer Application Form

Or telephone the store: (403) 270-0631