Bloomington-Normal Co-op Development – Public Meeting on March 6th

Would you like to see a cooperative grocery store that sells healthy, locally grown foods here in Bloomington-Normal?

If your answer is “YES,” please join us for a community organizing meeting to learn more about cooperative grocery stores — and what it will take to open a community-owned co-op in Bloomington-Normal.


WHEN: Tuesday, March 6, from 7pm – 9pm

WHERE: Heartland Community College

Community Commons Building, Room #2012   (get a campus map)

Cooperative grocery stores (co-ops) are community-owned businesses that support sustainable food production and build community through self-reliance, responsibility, environmental stewardship, and care for the health and economic well-being of all people. A cooperative grocery store is owned by its members and guided by their needs and values. You can get more information about food co-ops and the process of opening a co-op grocery store in B-N on our new website

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