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2016 Celebrations

2016 Celebrations

2016 was a monumental year for the ERA Food Co-op. Our membership doubled since 2015! We now have over 160 committed community members investing their time and money into creating a convenient store that provides a one-stop-shop for healthy food and sustainable products. We were awarded our SECOND $10,000 grant from the Food Co-op Initiative. ThatContinue Reading 2016 Celebrations

2015 Annual Membership Meeting

2015 Annual Membership Meeting

Voting Results At this meeting, we asked members to vote on two things: Candidates to fill two vacant board positions – Board Member-At-Large and Treasurer. One applicant ran. Re-determining term dates for current board members to meet requirements set in our bylaws. Revised Terms: Kari Froehlich- November 2017 Michelle Fraunfelder – November 2017 Annie Felix-GerthContinue Reading 2015 Annual Membership Meeting

Voting will be open from November 9th-November 16th, 2016

Voting will be open from November 9th-November 16th, 2016

Voting in the Board of Directors’ elections is the simplest way to effect change in the store that you own. By voting for the candidate(s) that most nearly match your vision for The ERA Food Co-op, you participate in the direction that we take as a community-owned organization. We urge you to participate in the electionContinue Reading Voting will be open from November 9th-November 16th, 2016

Agenda: Elk River Area Co-op Annual Membership Meeting

Agenda: Elk River Area Co-op Annual Membership Meeting

Date: November 16th, 2015 Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm Location: Granite Shores, Community Room 633 Main Street NW, Elk River, MN 55330 Meeting #: 32 6:00 PM: Social and pot-luck 6:30 PM: Annual Meeting Start Introductions Treasurer Report – Jessica Account total Expenses and income Member total 2016 proposed budget Membership voting – Michelle NewContinue Reading Agenda: Elk River Area Co-op Annual Membership Meeting

The Board Application Deadline has been Extended to Oct 16th

The Board Application Deadline has been Extended to Oct 16th

Interested in helping develop and determine the direction of the Elk River Area Food Co-op? If you care about our co-op, its ownership, and its success in a challenging business world, consider running for the Board of Directors. ERA Food Co-op is currently recruiting two candidates for an upcoming October election. Board Member-At-Large The BoardContinue Reading The Board Application Deadline has been Extended to Oct 16th

Agenda: Elk River Area Co-op Development Meeting

Agenda: Elk River Area Co-op Development Meeting

Date: September 21st, 2015 Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm Location: Elk River Golf Club, 20015 Elk Lake Road Meeting #: 30 Meeting Preparation: Review last month’s meeting notes and make sure you completed/are working on tasks agreed to. Review grant progress reports. Think about ideas for annual membership meeting! Introductions Negotiate Agenda: is there anyContinue Reading Agenda: Elk River Area Co-op Development Meeting

Now accepting applications to fill two board of directors positions!

Now accepting applications to fill two board of directors positions!

Interested in helping develop and determine the direction of the Elk River Area Food Co-op? If you care about our co-op, its ownership, and its success in a challenging business world, consider running for the Board of Directors. ERA Food Co-op is currently recruiting two candidates for an upcoming October election. Board Member-At-Large The BoardContinue Reading Now accepting applications to fill two board of directors positions!

Elk River Area Food Co-op Meeting Minutes

Elk River Area Food Co-op Meeting Minutes

Attendance: Tiffany Determan, Annie Felix-Gerth, Michelle Fraunfelder, Kari Froehlich, Jessica Hackenmueller, Cindy Haller, & Angel Stiemert of Wings of Sugarer Treasurer report: Account total $7831.36 Income $2306.46 (Memberships) Expenses $158.39 ($89.23 OfficeMax/stamps, $13.99 QB, $15.17 godaddy, $40 Prairie Festival) Members: 77 Old Business 1. Party in the park (Keller Williams) – was it worth it?Continue Reading Elk River Area Food Co-op Meeting Minutes