Join our family of volunteers in growing
the local food movement!

Check out our Current Opportunities below.

Market Support

Market Season 2017: June 3rd to September 30th

Volunteer Coordinator

One day a week and / or some Sat mornings (9-1pm) during the growing season May-Oct. Team meetings as needed.


5-8 hrs/week in Summer; 1-2 hours a week from Fall to June

Core Market Day Volunteers

Saturdays 8:00 am to 11:00 am, 10:30 am to 1:30 pm or 8-1:30 - Joins us often as you'd like to help out at the market, June - October.

Market Program Volunteers

Healthy Eating Eco Kitchen - Saturdays
Teach others about eating healthy food, grown at The Backyard Farm or by our wonderful vendors - we have a full eco-kitchen set up and lots of program ideas. 

Musicians & DJ's - Saturdays 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
The Backyard Farm and Market is pleased to offer musicians and DJ's an informal outdoor community venue to play on Saturdays.  Please review and fill out the Musician Application then scan and email it to Gabi at who will review it and get back to you.  

Story Telling Circle - Occasional Saturdays
We're looking for people to tell or read stories.

Interested? Not sure where you fit in? Either way, fill out the Volunteer Application Form here and we will contact you. Or drop us a line at

Farm & Garden Support

Saturday mornings - June to September. Volunteers will work together to help coordinate community site work (watering, mulching, etc) and community gardens. Contact us to volunteer

NOTE: We are looking for Site Coordinators to coordinate site and garden volunteers on Tues or Wed evenings or Saturday mornings. See job description here.

Contact us at to get involved.

Board of Directors

Join our newly formED board

See the job description here and send us a note to


High School Hours

Complete your high school hours outdoors, in your community and around great food! 
Contact the Volunteer Engagement Team: or fill out a Volunteer Application Form here

Outreach Support

Help us spread the word about The Backyard Farm & Market. Do you work at, or own a like minded business? Can you put up a poster, have flyers at your reception/cash out area and or link us to your website? Email:

Over 500 outstanding volunteers have helped build The Backyard!