The Marion County Juvenile Department’s Fresh Start Market will be open extended hours during the holiday season.
Regular hours: Monday – Friday 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Holiday hours: Sat., December 1, 8, and 15, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
About the market
The Fresh Start Market provides opportunities for youth to earn and pay restitution to crime victims while learning job skills. The youth learn skills related to customer service, handling cash, barista, merchandising, stocking and various other tasks oriented towards daily operational duties.
The market offers a variety of coffee drinks, smoothies, soups, salads, sandwiches, seasonal fruits and vegetables, firewood, kindling, composters, hand crafted items created by youth.
During the holiday season, the market carries a large variety of Christmas trees, wreaths, swags, and greenery.