The Garden City Food Co-op in St. Catharines has developed an engaging guide to hosting a dinner party as part of their member engagement strategy.
They signed membership pledges. They gave us their shopping wish lists. They signed up to working groups. They got excited about a project to open a co-operatively-owned grocery store.
St. Catharines' start-up co-op, Our Community Food Store, makes the front page of the St. Catharines Standard.
The folks helping to develop Our Community Food Store in St. Catharines have been busy plastering their community with surveys to assess the interest for a downtown community grocery co-op. Check out their wonderful campaign below!
Karrie Porter and Brennan Finley are two of the organizers behind a movement to bring a co-op grocery store to downtown St. Catharines.
The Mustard Seed, a downtown grocery co-op proposed for Hamilton, was featured on the front page of today's Hamilton Spectator! Couple says user-owned food store would hit the spot in downtown Hamilton In less than a week, a small group