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SNAP Matching Double Dollar Days

SNAP Matching Double Dollar Days

07/17/2014  |  No Comments

          For the month of August, we will be increasing our matching funds! SNAP shoppers can now receive up to $10 in matching funds each market. Thanks to the generous support of New Seasons Market, the Montavilla Farmers Market provides season-long... Read More

Meet the Board Treasurer!

Meet the Board Treasurer!

07/02/2014  |  No Comments

Mark joined the Board in 2013 as our Board Treasurer. He was born in Huston Texas, and has lived in Portland since 2006. Mark shops the market each Sunday, and has a particular love of Oregon's perfect summer-ripened tomatoes. He works... Read More

Introducing Kelli Wolford, our Marketing Chair!

Introducing Kelli Wolford, our Marketing Chair!

06/27/2014  |  No Comments

  Kelli grew up picking cherries and helping her mother can tomatoes on her family's homestead in rural eastern Washington. Raised on venison and grouse, Kelli was never a stranger to the true meaning of local and sustainable eating. She fondly... Read More

Meet Erika Takeo, our Outreach Board Chair!

Meet Erika Takeo, our Outreach Board Chair!

06/19/2014  |  No Comments

Erika is thrilled to be a part of the Montavilla Farmers Market's board of directors as Outreach Chair.  She enjoys building community partnerships and values making farmers markets as inclusive and accessible as possible, especially for low-income community members and... Read More

Market cleanup day is May 4

Market cleanup day is May 4

04/29/2014  |  No Comments

It's finally almost time for the market to begin! Join us at the market site on Sunday, May 4, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. to pull some weeds, meet some of the 2014 MFM board members, and find out about volunteer opportunities in the... Read More

Join MFM today as a Volunteer

Join MFM today as a Volunteer

03/03/2014  |  1 Comment

Volunteers fuel MFM on every level. If you enjoy connecting with our local food producers and your community, we have a place for you! There are many opportunities to volunteer with the market. Sign up today and you'll get an... Read More