Many of you already know that the Co-op will be celebrating two full years in business this April 3. But before you light the candles, did you know that the Co-op is more than twice as old as that! Yup, April 19 will mark the 5-year anniversary of the Certificate of Organization filed with the […]
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We’re proud to announce the adoption of a Cooperative Livable Wage policy for all Monadnock Food Co-op full time staff. After one year of employment, all full time staff will earn at least $11.55/hour. The Co-op also raised its minimum wage for all staff to $10/hour, after completion of new employee training sessions.
Our Discover Local Promotion gives us the opportunity to bite into different parts of our Monadnock Food System, and learn some of the juicy details about each component — from the soil that gives rise to the delectable fruits and vegetables we seek, to the not-so-delectable (but essential) spoiled and discarded food scraps that become […]
From www.StrongerTogether.coop We are proud to be part of a movement that proves respecting people is good for business. Millions of consumers around the globe have joined cooperatives for many reasons, including finding that they fill a need for housing, electricity, food, insurance and financial services…the list is endless. What attracts people to cooperation is […]
We asked the community to share their hopes & dreams for our local food co-op at the Groundbreaking Ceremony. Their wishes will go into the foundation of the Monadnock Food Co-op, literally. Here are our hopes & dreams — shared by our friends, family & neighbors: I hope the co-op teaches our community how interdependent […]
These thoughts were shared at the June 28, 2010 Information Session. Have somethings to add? Leave a reply below. Economic Development and Social Responsibility More Product Availability Quality Food Invest in our town Make it attractive to grow food and live here Create stronger community Know your farmer To be healthier Locally there is no […]
The Monadnock Community Market Co-op welcomes neighbors, connects community, and contributes economically to build a healthy & sustainable food system and community. We envision a local Food Co-op adding to downtown Keene by: Making healthy, local food accessible to our community members all year round Helping to create a walkable community by providing a community-owned […]
From The Sustainability Project’s Seed Celebration, February 2010 What are three words/phrases that come to mind when you think about a food co-op?
Co-op Mission: To welcome neighbors, connect community, and contribute economically to build a healthy & sustainable food system and community.