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Markets Celebrate Season by Giving

November 13, 2012 by Jes Zurell  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Flea markets across the nation are pitching in for the holidays, holding toy and food drives to help those in need.

Mother’s Day Swap Meet and Car Show a Vendor Favorite

April 24, 2012 by Gloria Mellinger  
Filed under Featured FM News

The Coldwater Swap Meet and Car Show, held Mother’s Day weekend, is expected to attract more than 300 vendors and 10,000 spectators this May.

Flea Market Opening in Brooklyn

Nov. 7 – New flea market will raise money for people in need in Brooklyn.

Flea market vendor and new grad works to help African orphanage

Aug 5 – At the Missoula Saturday Market in Montana, Kate Patenaude is donating her booth earnings for a good cause. Read more.

Flea markets continue to support Japan relief efforts

March 28 – Formal and informal markets are raising thousands of dollars to help the people of Japan. Read more.

Flea market professionals respond to Japanese disaster

March 18 – In the face of catastrophe, the National Flea Market Association and individual vendors are reaching out to help. Read more.

To expand hours for store merchants, mall shuts charity flea market

Dec. 20 – The largest mall in Newfoundland, Canada, puts brick-and-mortar profits above funding for needy children. Read more.

How to run a flea market as a charity fund-raiser

August 9, 2010 by Michael Alterio  
Filed under Featured HowTo, How-To Zone

Aug. 9 – From churches to VFW posts, non-profit organizations are putting swap meets and flea markets to good use. Read more.