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Wanted: Hosts, Investors and Champions for Community Supported Solar!

As you might remember, we eagerly installed a 106-panel solar array on our roof last spring. Since the panels went live on May 25th, we have generated over 30,000 kilowatt hours of electricity. In addition to this making our building and our business more sustainable, we were able to successfully pilot Community Supported Solar (CSS)-something […]

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Healthy Living Workshops to Keep Your Resolutions Strong!

We’ve got some great upcoming workshops that I want to make sure you don’t miss out on!  These are the next installments in our Spring Series all about healthy eating and living – keep those New Year’s Resolutions going! On February 22, from 6 – 7:30pm, Dr. Rich, Founder and Director of the Cheshire Wellness […]

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B Corp Month is Here!

B Corp month is here and I couldn’t be more excited to tell you about it!  I get as excited about B Corps as I do the Co-operative Movement!  Our movements have a lot in common, we both want to use business as a force for good (some co-ops are even certified B Corps). A […]

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Cooperatives: A Revolutionary Act

I have found myself thinking about change a lot lately.  It’s an interesting notion to explore and can elicit some of the strongest reactions, both positive and negative, in all of us.  Change can incite hope, elation, the feeling of new beginnings.  Change can also cause us to dig our fingers into the ground as […]

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Rising Stars 2016: Integrity

Cooperative Principle 5: Co-ops provide education and training for members, elected representatives, managers and employees so they can contribute effectively to the development of their cooperative. On October 18th-20th five employees of Monadnock Food Co-op attended Rising Stars 2 in Hadley, MA. Rising Stars is a natural foods leadership development seminar produced and presented by […]

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