Author Archives: Portland Food Coop

Help us reach 4,000 Member-Owners!

Our Co-op currently has 3,973 Member-Owners. Will you help us reach 4,000? The next 27 people who sign up as Member-Owners will be entered to win a $50 gift card. You can sign up online or with one of our friendly cashiers. Everyone is welcome to shop at the Co-op; Member-Owners get access to special sales […]

Announcing Our Annual Meeting + Celebration

Our Annual Meeting is always a great opportunity to connect with our community, eat delicious food, and hear about what your Co-op has been up to lately. Every year hundreds of people in our community come together over tasty food at the Co-op’s Annual Celebration (and Meeting). It’s the kickoff to our Board Elections, and a […]

Alpine Wine and Cheese Tasting

At the top of our list of “Delectable Meltable Cheeses” would be Alpine Cheese (examples: Raclette, fondue, etc). We’re hosting an Alpine cheese and wine tasting event on Thursday, February 23rd (from 4:30 – 6:30 pm) to celebrate the depths of winter – when these cheeses are at their gooey, warm, melty best. We won’t […]

Win a $50 Gift Card

As a cooperatively owned market, we want our store to reflect the needs and wants of our community. We put together this quick survey to get your feedback – can you take 10-15 minutes and fill it out today? If you want, you can leave your name and email address in the survey and be entered […]

Portland Food Council in the News

After the successful launch of the Portland Food Council on Monday night, we are excited to continue the work of increasing access to healthy and sustainable food throughout Portland. Please come to the next Portland Food Council meeting on Wednesday, March 15th from 4-5:30pm in room 24 at City Hall. Click here to read the […]

February Wine Tastings

Did you know we have at least 2 free wine tastings every month? Every month we have a First Friday tasting from 4:30 – 6:30pm, and a “Wine Wednesday” tasting on the second Wednesday of the month, also from 4:30-6:30pm. Join us on Friday, February 3rd for a sampling of reds from Cycles Gladiator Winery […]

Making Heart Healthy Chocolate at the Co-op

In addition to its comforting qualities, chocolate can be a heart-healthy snack. Join us at the Co-op on Saturday, February 4th from 10 – 11:30am for a class on making your own heart-healthy chocolates with Piper, our Wellness Buyer. We will make two types of herbal chocolates: spicy cinnamon cayenne (which is said to improve […]

Portland Food Council in the news

Click below to read a story about the efforts to start the Portland Food Council (a continuation of the Mayor’s Initiative for Healthy and Sustainable Food System). We are proud to be part of this effort to make our community a healthier, more sustainable place.   Portland Food Council to focus on viability, sustainability

Join Our Board

Seeking enthusiastic Member-Owners to join our Board of Directors! We are looking for a few Member-Owners to volunteer to help support the Co-op as new Board Members. This year there is an election of four directors to the Board for three-year terms. There are four Board openings. Are you interested in running for the board? Read […]