Market Volunteer

Please complete the volunteer application form below and someone will be in touch with you to follow up on available volunteer opportunities. 

Quest provides opportunities for community groups, for-profit, non-profit, academic organizations, and faith groups who want to give back to their community. We work with volunteer groups to foster team building, learning opportunities in connection with food security, all the while having fun! Whether it’s a one-time event or something you would like to organize on a returning basis, Quest welcomes all groups to apply! 

What you need to know:

  1. Groups of 4-12 people are ideal. Any larger and we will organize different groups across multiple days.
  2. All volunteers need to be 16+ years of age.
  3. Volunteers are not required to have their Food Safe certificate. 
  4. Our volunteer group shifts typically run 1 pm to 5 pm, Monday through Thursday. If you require a different time frame or a Friday shift, please let us know below. We’ll do our best to accommodate your request.
  5. We do not currently host volunteer groups on the weekends or on holidays.
  6. We serve coffee, tea and snacks during each four hour shift. And we encourage you to build a playlist for your shift!
  7. A certificate of service is awarded to all first-time volunteer groups.
  8. Volunteering at Quest is designed to be a fun, team-building experience that brings you closer to food security and community service.

Please complete the volunteer application form below.

Markets Opening hours and locations

Vancouver – 2020 Dundas Street
V5L 1J4

Tel: 604-602-0186
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 9am – 5:45pm
Saturday: 9am – 3:45pm
Sunday and Holidays: Closed

Vancouver – 711 E. Hastings
V6A 1R3

Tel: 604-253-2078
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 9am – 5:45pm
Saturday: 9am – 3:45pm
Sunday & Holidays: Closed

Surrey – 13890 104 Avenue
V3T 1X2

Tel: 604-588-3476
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday:  9am – 5:45pm
Saturday: 9am – 3:45pm
Sundays: 12pm- 4pm
Holidays: Closed

Burnaby – 7753 6th Street
V3L 3C8

Tel: 604-553-0636
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 9am – 5:45pm
Saturday: 9 am -3:45pm
Sunday: 11am-3:00pm
Holidays Closed

North Van. – 167 1st Street East
V7L 1B2

(Market Entrance from Lolo Lane)
Tel: 604-566-0110
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 9am – 5:45pm
Saturday: 9am – 3:45pm
Sunday and Holidays: Closed