A lot of great things are happening, growing and being sold at your Great Basin Community Food Co-op, and there is more to come! Local produce available this week: Spring is in the air and we have a bountiful supply of local greens, herbs, lettuce and more! Rhubarb is in from our distributors and it’s […]
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Believe it. It’s real. Our community-owned food co-op has received $416,244 in member pledges and membership equity 10 year investments in order to proceed with constructing and moving into the new store / new co-op location. Our goals was $415,000 in order to begin our work on the community cafe and commercial basement kitchen.
The Great Basin Community Food Cooperative has officially raised enough $$ in member loan pledges to move forward with signing the lease for the new store / new co-op!! Our minimum turn around point was $277,000. We are now at $329,363 in member loan pledges and 10 year membership equity payments!! If we raise another $86,000 then we can start our planning for the co-op community kitchen and cafe. See the carrot money thermometer.
The Member Loan Drive is doing phenomenally well, we are well over $200,000 towards our basic move-in goal of $277,000. The ultimate goal, of course, is to open the community cafe and commercial kitchen at the same time as all of our other departments on September 1,2011…which brings us back to our initial goal of […]
Join us tomorrow evening for a Co-op moving presentation across the street from the potential new location on the corner of Court St. and Flint St. 5:30 – 6:30pm at the Garden Pavilion next to the Lake Mansion, 250 Court St. This is the first of the next 4 extended series of presentations. We will […]
Great Basin News GBCFC members have contributed almost $180,000 towards our move to the new facility this summer!!! This brings us closer to our goal of moving in with the basic expansion of our departments and all of the components that we need to kick off the local food distribution facility…in fact, we are just […]