Get Involved with our Community

Pike Market Senior Center is actively recruiting volunteers. Learn more!

Get Involved!

Volunteers are a vital part of many programs and social services we offer at Pike Place Market. Whether you’re interested in a steady volunteer schedule or a one-time opportunity, every hour spent volunteering supports the Market and our vibrant community.

There are volunteer opportunities that suit every skill level and interest. Scroll to learn more.



Special Events Volunteer

Be a Market Ambassador! During our signature events, we rely on Market Ambassadors to hand out maps and help direct visitors through all areas of Pike Place Market. We have four signature events this year:

  • Flower Festival (May)
  • Magic in the Market (November)


Volunteer with our Foundation, Social Services & Businesses

The social services and a few non-profit organizations at Pike Place Market depend on volunteer support. Tap or click on the links below to learn more about volunteering:


Market Advocacy 

There are many ways you can advocate for Pike Place Market and help preserve its legacy. Learn more about these organizations below.

Volunteers Needed at Pike Market Senior Center!

The Pike Market Senior Center is looking for volunteer program facilitators to help lead a new activity program for low-income people aged 55+ living in downtown Seattle. Activities include social, educational, creative, fitness & health, and support groups. Established 45 years ago, the Pike Market Senior Center provides free breakfast and lunch to anyone aged 55 and up. The center also organizes fitness and social activities and offers social work case management to help seniors solve problems large and small. All services are provided at no cost.

Click the button below to learn more and apply!


Contact our volunteer coordinator to get involved