The Portland Saturday Market has generously offered two booth spaces to Mercy Corps NW. Mercy Corps NW would like to open up this booth to any client who is a member of any organization apart of the Inclusive Business Resources Network. We would like to help provide new and growing businesses with an opportunity to make sales and learn about the market experience. Our partnership depends on you showing up to use the space and helping to be a vibrant part of the Portland Saturday Market scene.
ATTENDANCE & HOURS:
Selected businesses will be required to attend the market for two weekends in a row between June and September. The market is open on Saturday AND Sunday. You must commit to being there for both weekends you are assigned on BOTH days, for a total of four days at the market. You may staff your booth yourself, or hire a person or find a friend or volunteer who you trust to represent your business. Market hours are:
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 11am – 4:30pm
This opportunity is only available to businesses that:
1) MCNW clients and/or are apart of organizations that participate in Inclusive Business Resource Network
2) sell goods and or services that can be delivered *on-site* (for example, soap, face-painting, pottery, tarot-reading, etc)
3) sell *handmade* goods (or personal services)
4) food and beverage must be pre-packaged and CANNOT be prepared on-site.
Selected businesses are required to pay a $100 booth fee which covers all four market days.
If you are interested in applying for a person of color partial scholarship through Mercy Corps northwest please click on the link below and fill out the scholarship application. Please fill out the Interest form prior to filling out the scholarship application, in order to claim a spot before the fill up.
A canopy will be set up in advance but vendors must bring their own tables/ booth decor. No carts, trucks, or trailers.
Deadline to apply: APPLICATION PROCESS IS NOW CLOSED.