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Making Local Happen: Annual Meeting is October 24

You won’t want to miss this year’s Monadnock Food Co-op Annual Meeting,  at the Keene Public Library’s Heberton Hall on Saturday, October 24th, from  5 – 8 p.m. This year the event’s theme is “Making LOCAL Happen.”  There will be opportunities to taste the difference the Co-op makes in the local food system with samples […]

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Spring Updates

Greetings Fellow Co-operators! Your Board of Directors has been hard at work attending trainings, holding a retreat, revising our by-laws and planning the annual meeting. This past Spring, Cooperative Development Services (CDS) invited Co-ops from the Northeast to a Co-op Café held in Keene.  Board members and store staff attended and heard how other Co-ops […]

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Your Co-op Board Goes Back to School

To stay connected to this principle many food cooperatives, the Monadnock Food Co-op (MFC) among them, utilize the services of the CDS Consulting Co-op, a consulting cooperative that’s “dedicated to building and strengthening cooperative businesses.” CDS Consulting offers many services, including a board development web-based resource library and regional co-op leadership training programs.

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Looking for Member Volunteers for Committee Work

Interested in volunteering on a board committee?  The Board has three active committees: the Member Linkage, Board Development and Board Nominating Committees. The Member Linkage Committee works to ensure that members are informed about the board’s activities and decisions. It is responsible for planning the Annual Meeting and for quarterly “tabling” at the Co-op to […]

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Co-operator of the Year: Sandy Hamm

Congratulations to the 2014 Monadnock Food Co-op Co-operator of the Year: Sandy Hamm We announced the inaugural Monadnock Food Co-op Co-operator of the Year Award at our Annual Meeting on Saturday, October 25, 2014. Sandy wasn’t able to attend the ceremony, but she shared these thoughts with us in her place.  CONGRATS SANDY! Why am […]

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