A great article about your Co-op is up on the website ThurstonTalk.com
Here’s an excerpt from the article:
The Co-op used to be a member-owned organic food store; however, the Board of Directors had a bigger vision: “to move toward food sovereignty,” said Bill Wyman, president of the board of directors. You see, they’ve been completely dependent upon corporate transportation to get the groceries to the store; they want to create food sustainability “by creating an internal web of locally harvested food and educational programs that will teach a new generation to be food smart and operate at a profit.
You can read the whole article and lots of other good stuff on ThurstonTalk.com
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