Get Free Food For Volunteering At Burien’s “El Tianguis” Latino Market


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El Tianguis,” Burien’s weekly outdoor Latino Street Market held Sundays from 11am – 4pm near Burien Town Square Park, is seeking volunteers.

There’s no pay, but it looks like there may be free food involved, not to mention a letter of recommendation and a chance to meet some interesting neighbors and have fun.

Here’s text from an Ad they posted Wednesday (Aug. 4th) on Craigslist:

The Latino Street Market is an open-air market held on Sundays from 11am-4pm along 5th Place beside the Burien Town Square Park between SW 152nd and SW 151st Streets.

With a variety of booths including Latino food and beverages, arts and crafts, home and garden, clothing, electronics, and many other items that are traditionally available in markets in Latino countries.

We need your help!

Looking for those wanting to give back to the community in a variety of ways.

Market Assistants – Assist the Market Manager with, registration, greetering, manning information booth

Promotion Team – Put up poster in local businesses promoting the Market, hand out fliers @ local events.

Benefits:

1. Free meal from any of our vendors the day you volunteer!
2. Letter of recommendation for time volunteered from our Executive Director
3. Great line item for your resume
4. Meet lots of local residents and businesses in the area.
5. Great internship opportunity for students in the marketing and communications field.

Contact: Mateo Monda at [email protected]

Here’s the schedule for the rest of the year:

August 2010
Aug 08, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Aug 15, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Aug 22, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Aug 29, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
September 2010
Sep 05, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Sep 12, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Sep 19, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Sep 26, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
October 2010
Oct 03, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Oct 10, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Oct 17, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Oct 24, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park
Oct 31, 2010 Market OPEN Burien Town Square Park

For more information, visit El Tianguis’ website here.

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