Volunteer at IFAM | Santa Fe and Join an Exceptional Global Community

The 2018 International Folk Art Market will be July 13, 14, 15, 2018.

We invite you to join us for the amazing experience of being a volunteer at the International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe. For the past 14 years, volunteers have provided their expertise, spirit of friendship, dedication, and resourcefulness to make this the largest folk art market of its kind. As a volunteer, you will:

  • Support global communities – Work with over 150 master folk artists from 60 countries who share their authentic artistic traditions. New countries in 2017 are Tanzania, Argentina, Jordan and Tajikistan.
  • Create sustainable impact – Artists earn income and serve as catalysts for positive social change in their communities by improving employment, health care, education, and well-being.
  • Join our community – Make friends with a team of 2,000 volunteers from 38 states and 8 countries who make this event possible.
  • Experience the marketGet free admission to regular Saturday and Sunday market, a volunteer t-shirt, snacks, a folk art gift and dedicated volunteer parking and shuttle service.

NEW VOLUNTEERS can fill out this application form. You will be sent login credentials for the volunteer registration system, Shiftboard, and more information in April 2018 prior to the opening of 2018 Market volunteer registration: https://www.shiftboard.com/folkartvolunteer/registration_form_1.html

IFAM Volunteers describe the unique and rich experience of volunteering at the International Folk Art Market | Santa Fe in these six short videos: