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Our community food co-op is currently exploring the possibility of physical expansion at our current location. With the expansion we are looking to increase our product offerings at out healthy grocery store while still maintaining the same community market feel.Get the latest updates on the expansion here.

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Talking About the Expansion

The Board of Directors’ table at this year’s SOUPer Bowl event allowed us the opportunity to speak with many of our fellow co-op Member-Owners and share what was on each other’s minds. The topic that seemed most popular was the expansion. As a new member to the Board, I was excited to get familiar with […]

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Expansion Updates: Exploring a Better Financing Plan

Exciting news! We believe we have discovered a better financing model to help us complete our expansion project. Our original model required Monadnock Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), which owns our existing building, to finance the construction project and for us to lease our expanded store from them. However, this new approach, that we are exploring […]

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Expansion Updates: New Customer Parking Spaces at the Co-op

New Customer Parking Spaces We are happy to announce that we now have access to 24 new customer spaces in our parking lot. Now, that’s something to celebrate! These spaces will greatly improve your visits to our co-op. When early organizers came together to form the co-op, they wanted to build an accessible grocery store […]

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Happy Birthday to Us – We Got the Grant!

I am pleased to share that our co-op’s expansion project has been awarded the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding worth about $500,000 that we applied for back in December. This grant will reduce Monadnock Economic Development Corporation (MEDC)’s capital requirements to finance the construction costs of our co-op’s expansion into the vacant lot to […]

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New Board Members & Expansion Preparation

Board Update           Your Board of Directors is beginning the new year with enthusiasm and a common sense of purpose as we welcome new board members, attend important trainings and fully explore a possible store expansion. We appointed two new board members to fill two one-year terms. I would like to welcome Dan Maynard-Wyzik and […]

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Our Co-op Community

The start of a new year seems like a good time to take stock of “who we are together” and how we can collectively continue to meet the needs of our diverse community. Since our store opened almost 5 short years ago, we have accomplished an enormous amount together, including our community-supported roof top solar […]

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It’s Going to Be an Exciting Year for the Co-op!

A New Year! I’m so proud and grateful for all we collectively accomplished together in 2017: our Farm Fund, launching our Co-op Explorers Club, our community contributions, and sustainability initiatives stand out among the top!   We’re really excited about 2018 and our work to serve you and our community better. With that in mind, […]

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Co-op Exploring Expansion

We are excited to announce that we are exploring a possible opportunity to expand our current store’s footprint. Thanks to your support, our co-op has grown rapidly over the last four years, It’s important that we proactively plan for the future and that includes recognizing our current and future space constraints. Although we don’t know […]

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