If you are interested in supporting this mission by joining the Market Committee please fill out the form below by August 18, 2019.
:: MARKET COMMITTEE MEMBER SELECTION ::We are looking for candidates who:- Live in, work in, or have an otherwise demonstrably deep connection to Beacon, NY- Are regular attendees at the Beacon Farmers Market- Have skills or expertise related to one of the "Interests" listed below- Can commit to 10+ in-person meetings a year- Can commit to volunteering at a minimum of 2 Markets per/year to help with special projects as determined by the Committee* At this time we are not looking for members who are currently vendors or intend to be vendors in the next two years.
We are looking for 10-15 members total and will need to restrict participation at this time. There is a hope that in the future, the Market Committee will be able to include the participation of any and all interested parties.
In terms of next steps, please expect to:- Hear back from Market Manager, Paloma Wake about an in-person meet-up within 3 days of submitting this form- Hear back about an offer of full participation and assignment to a Market Sub-Committee or not by August 15.
:: MARKET COMMITTEE MEMBER RESPONSIBILITIES ::Full Committee meetings will take place quarterly to discuss planning for the next season, vote on vendor selection, and make decisions about broad Market concerns.
Each Member will also be expected to participate in at least one Market Sub-Committee which will meet at least quarterly, separate from the Full Committee meetings. Based on your stated interests/skills below and a conversation with Market Manager, Paloma Wake, you will be offered participation in one or more subcommittee in addition to work on the Full Committee
Any further questions or concerns can be directed to Market Manager, Paloma Wake at email@example.com