Volunteer at Local

 

Volunteers play a vital role in our store. 

 

How does volunteer training work?
 
The Local volunteer training program aims to prepare you to be confident in your role at Local. Volunteer training includes:

  • an easy online training course – watch online at your convenience & complete the quick online test
  • scheduled in-person in-store training – 2.5-hour shifts booked to fit your schedule
  • procedures in place to be a COVID safe volunteer activity

SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER TODAY

 

 

 

 

How will I benefit?

  • All committed volunteers will gain free access to the Fresh Picks Club. This gives you 1st notification and opportunity to order when new local products hit the shelf. 
  • You’ll help play a key role in strengthening Fernie’s food system
  • Be a part of your community

 

Is volunteering a COVID-safe activity?
 
Local has a COVID Worksafe BC Plan in place that meets and exceeds the Provincial Health Officer’s recommendations. The plan will continue to be updated as recommendations change. We welcome you to wear a mask if it makes you feel comfortable. 

 

How do I volunteer?

 

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PO Box 537,
Fernie, BC V0B 1M0
Phone: 250.423.3322
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