What will the benefits of being a member-owner once the store is open?


By being an Owner you:

  • Receive special in-store offers and discounts that may include coupons;
  • Receive Patronage Rebates/dividend once the store is profitable;
  • Are eligible to vote for the Executive Board of Directors as well as to run for a seat on the Board;
  • Can participate in events, workshops and classes offered by the Co-op at no or reduced cost;
  • Are investing in and supporting our local community and helping keep our local economy strong by promoting local shopping, local products and by providing jobs paying fair wages;
  • Help support family farms, fair trade practices, nutritional education, regional artisan foods, organic foods, local employment, healthy food access and sustainability.