Good Market belongs to a community of co-creators. The team holds the space, manages day-to-day operations, handles inquiries, and supports platform development.
"This is the time we should focus and raise our strength in achieving sustainable development and reduce poverty while heading to a transformational change, bringing real improvements in people’s lives."
"There's a growing movement of people and organizations that are choosing to prioritize people and planet over short-term profit maximization. We're happy to be able to support this movement and speed up the transition to a new economy."
"Working at Good Market has given me more ideas about the organic sector in Sri Lanka, and it gives me the chance to spread the Good Market concept to the community. It's wonderful to work with such a friendly team."
Chandrani is part of the event team and helps with the Saturday Good Market zero waste initiative by supporting the transition from single use plastics to reusable cutlery and containers.
"I'm interested in organic, wellbeing, and "going green," and it's always been my passion to serve the country. I found the Good Market to work with because it promotes good for people and good for the earth. I am really glad to be part of the team."
"I hope that everyone has the opportunity, whatever their work environment may be, to be surrounded by people that they respect and are inspired by. And I'm glad to work with Good Market team that always helps to environment and the people."
"Good Market is a great platform, which encourages sustainable and ecologically sound life style. I'm happy to be a part of it."
"Good Market is a place where everyone in the community can interact and share their thoughts for a better future. I'm really lucky to work here."
"Good Market is not just a work place. It helps me to build up my career with excellent experiences and learn how to contribute to a sustainable environment think of others. I am grateful to be a part of Good Market."
""The Good Market is, in my experience, a place where the eradication of poverty by the poor is a major goal. While working here I am able to learn a lot of unknowns and gain a better understanding of organic and natural aspects. I'm really happy to have the opportunity to work with such a very friendly team."
"The Good Market concept is different to other businesses. I look forward to working."
"Good Market is a unique place that strives to make the world a better place by helping society. I am very lucky that I got an opportunity to work here."
"I love working with Good Market. It's a community platform. Good Market supports small scale farmers. I like that concept."
"It is a humble pleasure to be a member of the Good Market team. I appreciate this opportunity to work for the sustainability of the developing world and the environment and human-friendly things that we have given to society."
"To ensure the prosperity of future generations, we must serve as stewards of mother earth and live in harmony with all living beings that inhabit it. Seeing all of the purpose-driven initiatives around this planet gives me hope. I am humbled by the opportunity to make these enterprises and collective movements more visible so that one day, this will be the modus operandi for all entities."
Namal supports Good Market event logistics for the Saturday Good Market at the Colombo Racecourse
"Motivation comes from working on things we care about, like sustainability. It also comes from working with people we care about it. It's a pleasure to work with Good Market which cares about people and planet."
Tudor is part of the event team and helps make the Saturday Good Market a zero waste event. He oversees segregation and helps increase the percent of waste that is composted and recycled.
"My experience with Good Market has given me the opportunity to understand nature. I'm glad to be part of a team who supports a planet friendly movement. Good for People! Good For Planet!"
"Good Market is a platform for learning how to nurture organic products and support local vendors that are "good for the planet and good for the people."
"Being part of Good Market means being part of a team that cares deeply about making a positive impact on the planet. The culture is inclusive and supportive, which makes for a great work environment. I feel fortunate to have the opportunity to work for a community that is doing such important work."
"I love seeing people dream and follow their dreams. If it's green and helping others, that's a bonus. That's why I fell in love with the Good Market concept."
"I am glad to be a part of the Good Market team where I get to contribute to making the world a better place. This place has been another university for me."
"Working towards making a difference, against many odds but certainly moving forward. It is exciting to join a movement striving to make things better for both people and the planet!"
"The exciting thing about Good Market is that the work helps promote ethical and environmentally conscious decisions. It's great to be able to build software that directly impacts society in such a positive way!"
"There is nothing better than that to working in an environment where everything is focused on environmental well-being, and proactively promoting possible solutions for the problems we face."
“I have always adored the values of Good Market and what it’s promoting. It’s exciting to be back!”
"The future depends on what we do today. It's exciting to join a movement that cares about the future of both people and the planet!"
"Good Market is a platform for learning how to nurture organic products and support local vendors. It's an awesome place to work with an amazing team."
From 2016-2017, the first phase of Good Market software development was done by the amazing team at Calcey Technologies. Thank you to Mangala Karunaratne, Asela Mahatma Arachchi, Mudith Uswatta, Manjula Tilakarathne, Premuditha Perera, Gimhan Sumanasekera, Eranjan Punchihewa, Hasaru Dayananda, Lahiru Malaka, Hashini Abeygunasekera, and everyone else who played a role!
"Growing up in a rural community to a family of farmers instilled a personal sense of responsibility in preserving natural resources and environmental ethicality. This, coupled with the challenge of creating a global virtual marketplace that encourages sustainable products and services, is what really excites me about Good Market."
"It's a great pleasure to work on the Good Market platform and support the sustainable existence of human society on the planet."
"I fell in love with Good Market right when I moved to Sri Lanka, and I'm thrilled to still be involved even after moving. We're hugely excited to scale this platform so that it can reach and connect mindful businesses around the world!"
"I've always loved the concept the Good Market promotes. Being a volunteer here is an absolute pleasure, you get to meet amazing people and be a part of such a wonderful environment."
"I really enjoy working at Good Market because of the environment and the very helpful staff of the Good Market! I love the concept of Good Market having all the good stuff for the society!"
"I'm really glad that a service like Good Market exists. I'm happy to be a part of the team so I can help support this concept."
"I think Good Market is the best place for the ones who wish to do good for people and the planet."
“The best way to foretell the future is to create it. I love to be a part of Good Market because it is a platform that accommodates the most abstract, innovative ideas and turns them into a sustainable reality that is good for people and the planet.”
"I am fully committed to helping uplift chemical free agriculture production and consumption all over Sri Lanka."
"I love nature and animals...and I love the concept of Good Market."
"I joined Good Market after finishing my A/L exam. I was attracted by the ''good for people, good for the planet'' concept. It was a great experience to work with Good Market where we are opened to new experiences and people."
"Good Market helps me develop my social skills as we are given the opportunity to deal with people from all backgrounds."
“I was interested in Good Market because of the pleasing environment. I think the best place to start a good lifestyle is Good Market”
"Good Market is a place where I learn to handle different individuals, grow as a person, and gain knowledge about organic food."
"I love working at the shop and interacting with customers."
"I work at Good Market Shop during my free time. I love working at Good Market because it's a whole new working experience in a friendly environment."
"I love the Good Market concept because it makes us healthier, better and obviously good. I'm happy to be a part of the Good Market team."
"I love the concept of Good Market. It's really interesting to work here."
"I always wanted to work in a place like Good Market. I work as a freelancer writer too and love photography. My dream is to do something that will help protect mother nature."
"Working at Good Market has helped me improve my interpersonal skills and time management skills."
"For young people who are our future, Good Market is a great platform for anyone who wants to be an entrepreneur, give a great value to local farmers, and help people choose the best for their life. Good Market defines happiness and friendliness."
"I feel very lucky to join with a group like Good Market. The concept is similar to my own vision. It's a place to work hard, and it makes me happy."
"Working at Good Market helped me with managing and getting along with various kinds of people. Not to mention the good habit of eating healthy which I got thanks to Good Market."
"I am really proud to be a part of the Good Market team which tries to make the world a better place. I love the concept very much."
"The concept of Good Market Shop is good for the people and the planet and leads to a healthy life. It's really a great pleasure to be a part of the Good Market shop team."
"I like the concept of the Good Market, and I'm glad I've got the opportunity to be a part of it!"
"I wanted to join Good Market because it's related to my degree and I wanted to do something good for people and good for the planet. I've learned so much from this experience."
"It is a beautiful place to learn to be humble and kind with everyone."
"I started working at the Good Market because I love mother nature, and by promoting organic products, we save her from all the chemicals that corrupt her."
"I like Good Market because of the concept of providing healthy food, minimizing plastic usage, and becoming environmentally friendly. Plus I love the friendly and helpful team."
"I started volunteering as I'd never heard of organic food in Sri Lanka before and wanted to learn more."
"It's an immense pleasure to work with the Good Market and promote organic and healthy products throughout the country that are good for the planet. It is the one and only way for a better community and environment."
"Good Market is a good initiative for trying to better protect our planet and offer another way to consume. I’m looking forward to add my little contribution to help on this project."
"I love working at the Good Market because of the concept, which is good to the planet and good to the people."
"I love working at Good Market because of the concept, which is 'good for the planet and good for the people.'"
"Good Market is a place that promotes sustainability and care for our mother earth. I'm happy to work with this nice inclusive community with all ethnic groups."
"If you love the Planet Earth and Mother Nature and if you wish to do something for her, the best place is the Good Market."
"Working at Good Market is a pleasure to me. It's good a format for vendors to provide customers fully natural products. Love the organic concept."
"The concept of providing all natural and organic products under one roof is fascinating. Good Market is taking a step in the right direction."
"Being a team member at Good Market helps me with implementing personal self growth and innovative ideas. I love the friendly environment and the Good Market concept that is good for people and the planet."
"I love to work at Good Market because it gives good products for the community. Not only that, I really like our Good Market crew because everyone is kind and friendly."
"I am passionate about public relations, events, and CSR. Good Market creates a platform for me to fine tune my competencies and make a greater earth by helping entrepreneurs."
“I believe that Good Market is a great workplace where you are able to make a difference environmentally and make people happier overall.”
‘’It is through Good Market that I got to know what it is like to do something good for the people and good for the planet in the real sense, plus I love the Good Market family.’’
"I'm here because I love to learn and gain work experience, and because it's something good for my country."
"I really like the concept of the Good Market and I'm glad I've got the opportunity to be a part of it!"
"I like working in Good Market as it gives me an experience of a different working environment and also a good knowledge about environment-friendly and human-friendly products."
"I'm really happy to be a part of Good Market, because it helps give a healthy lifestyle to the society, and also I love the concept, atmosphere, and the friendly working"
"If you want to do something 'good for people and good for the planet,' Good Market will be your favorite destination. It’s a wonderful social enterprise model. I’m so glad to be a part of Good Market team!"
"I have a passion for nature and botanical dyeing. Working at the Good Market shop is a wonderful and rewarding experience. Glad to be part of the team."
"I'm here to learn about good food, to share and gain new ideas, and to improve myself. Loving Good Market and its concept because it makes my motherland a better place."
"I am really delighted to work in an amazing team at a wonderful place where people care about the health of human community instead of a business world where money is considered the primary goal."
"It's a pleasure to work with Good Market team. I love the Good Market concept."
"I enjoy being a Good Market team member because I'm learning a lot about organic food and the importance of healthy lifestyles."
"Working here is giving me more ideas about how to preserve nature and use resources in an efficient way. It's a great pleasure to be part of the Good Market team."
"Good Market is a living sustainable hub and collective of people from many different backgrounds who care for people and planet. I feel really lucky to be part of this wonderful space. This is the ideal place for people who want to take action and make a better world for the future!"
"I just love Good Market, the concept and the team."
"Good Market is a wide concept and has improved my career path. I am travelling this journey with lots of happiness."
"Good for people, good for planet is what we need today. Working here is a new path that's full of experiences to improve our future. It give us the chance to show our consideration for the environment."
"I feel good to be a part of Good Market, and I love the concept because it makes a good and friendly environment which creates a better world."
"I'm here because I love the concept of Good Market, so I wanted to join and spread this idea, and I really love the crew because they are friendly and helpful."
"It is a great pleasure to work with the awesome 'good for people and good for the planet' theme and with a team committed to helping the world."
"By working at Good Market, it gives me an opportunity to meet amazing customers and vendors who help to bring out the best for our planet."
"It's a great pleasure to work for the Good Market as it is the only platform that genuinely bridges the gap between the demand for products and services which are good for people and good for planet and their supply."
"I am really happy to be part of the Good Market team since it gives me a chance to improve my knowledge about environmentally friendly products. It provides an opportunity to build a healthy environment for all."
"I started working here because I'm in the love with the atmosphere and the positive vibes spread by the customers and the coworkers."
"I wanted to be a part of the Good Market team because I really appreciate the green concept and long term vision. Also I like to work with people having different ideas and skills."
"Good Market has a meaningful concept. I'm more than happy to be part of a team which works together to bring a healthy and friendly lifestyle to the community."
"Good Market occupies the intersection of sustainability, good food, wellness and responsible living, which, coincidentally, is what I strive for in my personal choices and career path. I couldn't have found a better match and am thrilled to be part of the team!"
"It's an excellent experience to be a part of the Good Market Shop team. I love the concept and the atmosphere of the Good Market."
"I chose Good Market as a part time job to be part of a team whose efforts are to make Sri Lanka a healthier nation. I am proud to be part of such a mission."
Premasiri handles Good Market transport. When rural vendors send products by bus or train, Premasiri makes sure everything reaches the shop.
"I love working at Good Market because of the concept and the sustainable way of operating."
"Good Market benefits Sri Lanka in many ways. It's good for consumers, and it's an ideal place for people who want to start their own business. "
"The Good Market is my first job and it's been amazing."
"Working in Good Market encourages us to do good for the environment. I think it's an ideal place and a milestone, and I'm really happy I can be a part of it."
"I'm happy to be a part of the Good Market team because it does good for people and good for the planet and creates a platform to help small-scale farmers."
"The reason I started working at the Good Market is because I was passionate to learn new things, learn good customer care skills, and also to help an organization which provides a lot of services to the country in some different ways. I love the Good Market and its team members!"
"I really love animals, plants and earth and am committed to being as kind to them as I can. The Good Market was great to be involved with, as they promote eco-friendly practices and many cruelty-free products."
"I like working at the Good Market because of the people and atmosphere, and because we as a team are trying to make the world a better place, giving out a healthy and refreshing lifestyle."
"I started working at the Good Market as a pastime, and I love it. I've learned a lot about organic food and customer care. I am happy to be a part of the team."
"I don't want to protect the environment; I want to create a world where the environment doesn't need protecting. That's why I love to work here. Our Good Market team is trying to heal the planet. When we heal the earth we heal ourselves"
"Good Market helps me to develop my skills while we interact with many people from different backgrounds. I enjoy working at Good Market because of the environment and friendly staff. It is a great concept, while serving the society with its best."
"I like the Good Market because of the "good for people good for planet" concept. It's making people aware of the advantage of using organic and natural products as well as reusable materials
"Good Market for me is a space to learn. It presents options for people with much care and value"
"I love the concept behind Good Market which is to serve the community with sustainability. I really enjoy being a part of the team and the mission."
"Good Market is the place I got to know about the importance of organic for human life. I hope to see more development."
"Good Market is truly a valuable concept not only for people and their health but also the whole planet. It is our responsibility to make this a reality so I always try to give my best."
"I instantaneously fell in love with the great vibes that the Good Market radiates. It's a step in the right direction for Sri Lanka, and I'm incredibly glad to be a part of it."
"For me, the Good Market is the most important market place in the country today. It is the platform for the new generation of business. It brings me great satisfaction to contribute and be a part of this movement."
"I love our Good Market team, our vendors, and the friendly working environment."
"This is the place where I can do something to make this world better in a sustainable and eco friendly way. That's why I love and join with Good Market."
"I am really happy and proud to be a member of Good market family because I love the concept of doing work that is good for the planet and good for people."
"I'm here because I'm really interested about Good Market concept even though it's not directly related to my field. The crew is very kind and caring, and it's great to be part of the Good Market family."
"I'm happy to be a part of Good Market team as it gives me a lot of knowledge about entrepreneurship, organic foods and a new empowering culture which leads to a better environment."
"I love being a Good Market team member and love the concept because it supports the environment by promoting organic and natural goods which leads to a healthy lifestyle."
"I'm really happy to be a Good Market team member because we're creating a better world and helping people live life more organically.
"It gives me great pride and joy to be a part of this worthy cause. It is indeed a great pleasure to work with amazing like-minded people"
"I joined Good Market because I am interested in the concept, and I'm happy to be part of a movement that benefits both my country and its people.’’
"Working at the Good Market has been the best. I've learned a lot about many concepts that are new to me. It's been a real treat hearing what some of the customers have to say. It's a superb environment to work in, and everyone is friendly."
"It's an amazing place to work and interact with people. We can gain lot of knowledge about organic produce and ecofriendly items."
"Good Market has had a good impact on me because it taught me responsibility, teamwork and also to care about the environment. I also believe Good Market is one of the few places that does good to the planet and also people (not just the customers but also the suppliers)."
"I'm happy to be part of the team as I can make friends and get knowledge about organic products and people from different cultures which is very useful for me."
"Good Market is a place of commitment and a place with a goal to make the country a better place. I'm really glad to contribute by working with the team."
"What's really great about Good Market is how it makes going organic easy. Good Market hands you all the information you need about organic products and their origins, and vendors on a silver platter thanks to the amazing platform."