Volunteer Opportunities

Ride along with POP Market - Take a behind-the-scenes look at Farmer Foodshare's POP Market by riding along to collect fresh food from local farmers and deliver it to hunger relief agencies in the Triangle region. POP Market is food distribution program with a heart that connects the local bounty to organizations fighting local hunger. Get in on the action and schedule your ride-along for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and/or Saturday from 7:30am-3:30pm. Email Karla Capacetti, POP Market Manager, at market@farmerfoodshare.org to learn more and sign up today! 

Donation Station Volunteers – Weekly volunteer opportunities are available at the Farmers’ Market Donation Station every Saturday and midweek afternoons! If you love fresh food and want to get involved in sharing the bounty from your local farmers market with those in need now is the chance!
All ages welcome. Read more here. If you are interested in becoming a Donation Station volunteer, please fill out our Volunteer Application and return it to volunteer@farmerfoodshare.org.

Already a trained volunteer? Sign up for Donation Station shifts here!

Office Volunteers – Help the Farmer Foodshare staff with routine & special administrative and clerical tasks! Email a Volunteer Application to us at volunteer@farmerfoodshare.org.

Food Ambassadors Volunteers – Ambassadors fill in gaps in knowledge that might otherwise prevent people form eating and enjoying fresh food.Interested in volunteering as an Ambassador? Read more to learn about the program! If you are interested in participating, email a Volunteer Application to volunteer@farmerfoodshare.org


For more detailed information, please view our Volunteer Orientation Presentation:

Here is a short video of the Donation Station program at Carrboro Farmers’ Market: