Des Moines, Washington – August 6, 2016 – Set against the backdrop of the Olympics and the Puget Sound, Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market, established in 2006 is a non-profit entity emboldens farm vendors, food vendors and artisan vendors support local businesses that help support the local market. The market provides tasty and fresh seasonal crops direct from the growers.
“The Des Moines Farmers Market Foundation is a 501-C3 non-profit whose sole purpose is a funding mechanism for the sustainability of the Farmers Market. The fund is divided into two entities: one being the General Operating Fund for the daily operations of the market. The other, being the Endowment Fund whose purpose is to supply funds in perpetuity,” reported the manager.
He also added, “The Des Moines Farmers Market Foundation is administered by the Market Board of Directors in accordance with the organization’s by-laws. Once a year the interest earned on this fund is gifted to the market operating budget.”
The market is the go to resource for vendors who accept senior and women, infant and children vouchers for fresh vegetables and fruits. In the market, one can find sponsorship and community booths that provide a way for local and regional organizations to fund raise and get their message out to the public.
Apart from these, the market is organizing special events on August 13th (Clutter to Cash), August 20th (Pancake Breakfast), September 10th (Kids Day, Safety Day, & Food Truck In) and on September 24th. “Join now and support your local market,” stated the manager. He also requested to fill the form for contributing the Des Moines Farmers Market Foundation.
“Situated right next to the fishing pier, beach, and walking trails, our Market is a special experience for children, couples, and friends,” added the manger lastly.
About Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market
Formed in 2006, Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market provides the community of Des Moines a bountiful variety of vegetables, fruit, honey, cheeses, crafts, flowers, meat and fish, ready to eat foods and more.
For more info, visit http://dmfm.org/
Distributed by Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market
Company Name: Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market
Contact Person: Rikki Marohl
Phone: +1 206-650-3383
Address:22307 Dock Avenue South
City: Des Moines
Country: United States