Volunteer for a Workgroup

Fertile Ground Food Co-op (FGFC) Founding member owners, your cooperative needs your time, talent & treasure. We have the foundation; now’s the time to build a store. 

Following are the workgroups that need you to help move FGFC toward our brick & mortar grocery store & gathering space in SE Raleigh. Read on & submit this form to join this work more directly. 

Time commitment: minimally 1.5 hrs/wk; meet as often as needed which can be weekly via phone.

Skills/talent: demonstrated experience working w/diverse groups & collaborating cooperatively; demonstrated ability to complete assigned or accepted tasks on schedule; demonstrated related work as professional, student, trainee or volunteer. 


Strategic Planning - major target areas: business plan, site location, market study, governance

Fundraising & Finance - budget & fundraising development target areas: capital campaign & operational budget 

Membership & Marketing - membership development through outreach and marketing