Hello owners, partners and all other community members, We have some extremely exciting news to share with you… We’ve been listening and know our website is hard to navigate, so in just a few weeks we will be rolling out our BRAND NEW, completely revised Elk River Area Food Co-op Website. We hope this transitionContinue Reading WEBSITE REDESIGN
WHY IS MEMBERSHIP IMPORTANT? When you become a member with the Elk River Area Food Co-op, you become an owner and investor in a growing, supportive community of conscious consumers. YOU are the reason we exist and YOU are the key to opening our doors. Without members, our co-op dream will not become a reality.Continue Reading Why is membership important?
We have been so busy with planning special events, holding a Meet & Greet, attending the National Co-op Conference and starting our season at the Elk River Farmers Market… With that said, here is an update: *We are at 245 MEBMER OWNERS!!!! This is so exciting. If every one of our members got one to twoContinue Reading CO-OP UPDATES – June 2017
We need your help! Summer is jam packed with co-op fun and we need some extra hands along the way. We are looking for volunteers to ride our parade floats, hang out at our Farmers Market Booth and spread the news about the co-op we are bringing to town. We’ve got flexible options for busyContinue Reading VOLUNTEER SUMMER 2017
Elk River Area Food Co-op yard signs are ready to be picked up! We will be at the Elk River Farmers Market Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. until October 2017. Yard signs and stakes are free but we are welcoming a $10.00 donation for anyone willing to help cover the printing costs. YardContinue Reading COME GET YOUR YARD SIGN!
We just returned from a jam-packed weekend in Downtown Minneapolis. The Elk River Area Food Co-op went to CCMA 2017, an international food co-op conference filled with workshops, networking and tons of fun. We are doing our best to build a strong leadership team in order to get the community working together and bring thisContinue Reading INTERNATIONAL FOOD CO-OP CONFERENCE – CCMA 2017
Who: The ERA Food Co-op welcomes Alyssa Johnson What: Relax & Renew Yoga Workshop When: Wednesday, May 3rd from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Where: Granite Shores, Downtown Elk River REGISTER TODAY! Take time out of your busy life to relax and renew. This yoga workshop will guide you through a series of postures and breath techniques thatContinue Reading Community Class: May 3rd. Relax & Renew Yoga Workshop
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Who: Liz Frink & the Elk River Area Food Co-op What: DIY Kombucha Where: Elk River Public Library When: Wednesday, May 24th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Cost: $20/members, $25/non-members REGISTER TODAY! Do you love the benefits of kombucha but hate paying nearly $4 per serving at your local groceryContinue Reading Community Class: May 24. DIY KOMBUCHA
Come one, come all. Gather around the table! The Elk River Area Food Co-op understands the power of gathering people together. We believe that bringing people to the table to discuss an important issue, in a comfortable environment, is a great way to grow sustainable and durable support for the Elk River Area Food Co-op.Continue Reading Help the co-op, host a party!
GUESS WHAT! Since the beginning of 2017 we have added EIGHT new MEMBERS to our growing co-op team! We hit another milestone, we are now at 170 Elk River Area Food Co-op members. This weekend people were thinking about the co-op. We are now at ONE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY member-owners. That is amazing. Your investment puts usContinue Reading THE CO-OP IS GROWING: CELEBRATING 170!