About Us

The Market Commons is a welcoming resource center providing personal support, resource navigation, and social activities to help community members find stability and thrive.

The Market Commons programs include:

Food Access Program: assisting low-income shoppers with access to fresh Market produce

Market Community Safety Net: providing financial support to farmers, merchants, and Market residents facing sudden hardships

Small Business Fund: supporting Market businesses as they adapt to unforeseen economic and health conditions (such as the COVID-19 pandemic)

Pike Place Market Secret Garden: growing fresh produce in a community-led garden for the Pike Market Food Bank


The Market Commons is a program of the Pike Place Market Foundation.