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How Gopher works

Gopher is your on-demand community marketplace app, offering the fastest execution of limitless possibilities, where you always determine the value.

Serving Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill

With Gopher, it’s never been easier to connect you with the goods and services you need. Simply tell us what you need, when you need it, where you need it and how much you’re willing to pay someone for it, and within seconds your request will be sent to all available Gophers in your area.

How to submit a request on Gopher

  1. Setup your Gopher profile.
  2. First, title your request – make sure it’s very clear!
  3. Specifically describe what you’re wanting done and explain the exact details. Taking out all the guesswork increases your chances of your offer being accepted.
    1. Requesting a Labor Job? Upload up to three pictures to better explain what you’re looking for.
    2. Need a wine or tobacco pickup? When requesting age-restricted products, always select the “This item has an age restriction (21+) button”
    3. Got multiple stops or locations in your request? Enter the addresses for all of the places you want your Gopher to go.
    4. Need something done at a certain time? Include it here.
Request type screenshot from Gopher app

First, title your request — make sure it’s very clear!

Specifically describe what you’re wanting done and explain the exact details.

Requesting a Labor Job? Upload up to three pictures to better explain what you’re looking for.

Gopher offering screenshot from Gopher app

This is the amount your Gopher will actually earn.

  1. Enter the amount you’re willing to offer your Gopher. This is the amount they will actually earn.
    1. Need a Gopher to purchase something for you? No problem. Enter the information in the first section of the Gopher offering screen.
    2. Your Gopher will pay for these items on your behalf with the money indicated here.
  1. Enter the address of where you’re wanting the request completed. This is the address of the last place the Gopher will go.
  2. Set how long you want your request active in the marketplace. Requests are assumed by Gophers as “need it now” – if you’re wanting something at a certain time, you’ll want to mention that in the description screen.
    1. Keep in mind Gophers can only take one request at a time to ensure you’re getting fast service. Requesting something a week out would prevent a Gopher from taking other requests until completed.
  3. Include any special instructions – any details you feel is important for your Gopher to know.
  4. Sit back and watch your new favorite app work its magic!

How does payment work with Gopher?

The initial charge you’ll see is only a pre-authorization. Once the job has been completed, your money is transferred to the Gopher safely and securely.

Your request location screenshot from Gopher app

Enter the address of where you want the request completed. This is the last place the Gopher will go.

Requests are assumed as "need it now." If you want something later, specify in the description.

Include any special instructions — any details you feel is important for your Gopher to know.

Becoming a Gopher

Become a Gopher driver

Want to help others out and become a Gopher? It’s easy!

Get help with literally anything, today.

What do you need? Junk removal, furniture assembly, food delivery, prescription pick-up, ride sharing, and house cleaning. Whatever you need, a Gopher can do it!

How Gopher Works in Raleigh NC

Serving The Triangle NC

Raleigh | Durham | Cary | Chapel Hill | Apex | Wake Forest | Holly Springs | Fuquay-Varina

Garner | Morrisville | Clayton | Carrboro | Knightdale | Mebane | Henderson