Ten Thousand Villages, Austin's only 100% Fair Trade retailer, is seeking passionate and fun volunteers to help in our store on South Congress Ave. Volunteers provide essential functions to the store:

  • Customer Service - informing customers about Fair Trade and the artisans who benefit from purchases made in the store

  • Support - Opening shipments is like getting a bunch of birthday presents: it is super exciting to see what will be in each new box! Volunteers also help restock the store, organize storage areas, and other helpful projects.

  • Visual Merchandising - displaying products in a way that is visually appealing to customers

Why volunteer with Ten Thousand Villages of Austin? Check out some of the perks!

  • 15% volunteer discount
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Monthly volunteer social hours
  • Quality training and education available
  • Laid-back atmosphere in the fun SoCo District

Ready to get involved? Contact Jessica Uramkin, our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteers.austin@tenthousandvillages.com or 512-440-0440 for more information about their next New Volunteer Orientation!


This opportunity starts on April 14, 2019, 1 a.m. and ends Dec. 31, 2019, 1 a.m. EDT and happens once.


1317 South Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas, 78704, USA

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