Join Mercy Connections for their annual pop-up arts and crafts fair, Mercy Marketplace, on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Robert Miller Community & Recreation Center in the New North End of Burlington.
This event is a wonderful opportunity to purchase great holiday gifts and support local artisans! Items for sale will include homemade crafts, original artwork, music, books, jewelry, and more. All sales will go directly to participant vendors.
Mercy Marketplace is an entrepreneurial initiative of the Mercy Connections Education & Transition Programs. In this semester-long class, participants learn business skills including pricing, inventory, sales, and customer service, culminating with a display of their work on December 7th.
This event is made possible through support from the People’s United Community Foundation.
Mercy Connections, founded in 2001, is an educational, values-driven social impact organization that empowers people to make significant life changes through education, mentoring, entrepreneurship training and community.