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Portobello West (Portobello West Annual Spring Market 2024)

Organization Name: Portobello West
Opportunity Title: Portobello West Annual Spring Market 2024
Category: Special Events / Festivals
Commitment: One Day / Special Event
Start Date: April 6, 2024
End Date: April 7, 2024

  • Appropriate for youth (i.e., less than 18)Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and overFamily-oriented volunteering
Opportunity Description:

Are you passionate about supporting local small businesses? Join us as a volunteer at our 2024 Spring Market and contribute to the success of our community!


Portobello West is looking for eager volunteers for their annual Spring Market on Saturday, April 6th and Sunday, April 7th, 2024. The  market this year will feature over 65 local BC vendors with activities and enticing products for everyone!


Portobello West is in search of candidates with enthusiasm, dedicated to our local art and design community. If you are passionate about both people and creativity, we invite you to become part of our volunteer team!


As a volunteer, you will play a crucial role in creating a welcoming and enjoyable experience for both vendors and visitors. Your involvement will help support local businesses while fostering a sense of togetherness within the community. This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and contribute to the overall well-being of your neighborhood.


Key Responsibilities Include:

Assistance with Setup and Takedown: Set up and take down Portobello West marketing materials.
Customer Interaction: Engage with market visitors in a friendly manner, redirecting them to staff if they have any questions.
Vendor Support: Help vendors with their needs throughout the day, giving them breaks, and answering questions.
Crowd Management: Help manage the flow of foot traffic to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all attendees.


Engaging as a volunteer with Portobello West offers a great way to boost your resume, engage with and learn more about your community, and is a great opportunity for individuals interested in a role in event planning, hospitality, public relations, or project management. Join us to connect with like-minded individuals and contribute to the overall well-being of your neighborhood!


If you are interested in this opportunity please contact us. We look forward to hearing from you!


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181 Roundhouse Mews, Yaletown, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2W3

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