Current Volunteer Opportunities

We need you more than ever. Bridge Bread has opportunities to serve at the Bakery, at the Tower Grove Farmers' Market, on the food truck and at the Cinco de Mayo festival.

Specifically, we need volunteers:

  • Bakery. You can volunteer to work weekly, alternate weeks, or just a week at a time. We need one volunteer for each shift, but multiple are welcome. We have volunteers for several individual shifts, but no one ongoing for these relatively slow retail shifts:
    • Tuesdays 10 am to 2 pm
    • Wednesdays 10 am to 2 pm
    • Wednesdays 2 pm to 6 pm
    • A few Fridays 2 pm to 6 pm
    • Alternate Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm
    • Alternate Sundays 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
    • Alternate Sundays 2:30 pm to 5 pm
  • Cinco de Mayo (actually May 4) 9:00 am to 9 pm. Crazy busy!
    • At least one person for setup and open 9 am to noon
    • Three people selling and re-stocking noon to 3 pm
    • Three people selling and re-stocking 3 pm to 6 pm
    • Three people selling and takedown 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Distribution. We need one volunteer for each opportunity
    • Friday afternoons pulling stock for church orders
    • Saturday mornings at the Bakery making up church orders
    • Saturday mornings at 9 (some weeks) to take orders to Bridgeton for church pickup
    • Saturdays 2 pm to 4 pm (some weeks) for church pickup at Cortex
  • Market: We need help every Saturday. You could work all or some of the time weekly, alternating weeks, or monthly through mid-November
    • Setup starts at 6:30 am. We need at least one person to help Fred unload and set up.
    • Market is open 8 am to 12:30 pm. We need at least three people for very busy sales.
    • Takedown is from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm. We need one person to stay and help load the truck.
  • Food Truck events are not on a fixed schedule, but often one or more each week and usually in the morning. Several are at churches on Sunday mornings.

Please let me know of any questions and please consider how you might help.
And consider forwarding this note to friends and family.

Best regards and blessings,

Fred

Fred M. Domke
President (volunteer)
Bridge Bread Bakery
fdomke@bridgebread.org
314-296-3077 at the bakery, 314-608-8086 mobile