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Local Cider/Kombucha Tasting for “Independents Week”

What: Cider and Kombucha Tasting with Urban Farm Fermentory When: Friday, July 7th from 5-7pm Where: Portland Food Co-op Why: It’s our normal monthly First Friday wine tasting, but with a local twist! “Independents Week” is July 1-7; it’s a time to celebrate local and independently owned businesses, so we are keeping it as local as […]

“Fill the Fleet” for the Animal Refuge League

The Portland Food Co-op is partnering with Green Clean Maine in a pet supply drive for the Animal Refuge League. On Saturday, June 24th, from 9am to 1pm, the Co-op will have a table in the front of the store filled with pet food, treats and toys. Green Clean Maine will have two cars parked […]

Co-op on WMPG’s “Food Stories”

Two of the Co-op’s staff – General Manager John Crane and Community Engagement Manager Mary Alice Scott – will be on WMPG’s “Food Stories” with Stephen Joffe on Monday, June 26th from 1:00-1:30pm. Tune into 90.9FM to hear them talk about local food, the story of the Portland Food Co-op, and more!   (UPDATE: Click […]

View our Annual Report

Click here to check out our Annual Report for 2016! Highlights include: Increased local products and local sales Feeding ~5,000 people a free meal How we’re working to better serve our community every day Let us know what you think! Thanks for being a part of our community owned grocery store.

Join us for a film: Forgotten Farms

Dairy farmers remain the backbone of the region’s agriculture but fight for survival in an age of artisan food. New England has lost over 10,000 dairy farms in the past 50 years; about 2,000 farms remain. Through conversations with farmers and policy experts, FORGOTTEN FARMS reconsiders the role of these vital but forgotten farmers, who […]

Annual Meeting + Celebration in ONE WEEK

We are only one week away from our Annual Meeting and Celebration. Join our Co-op community for good food, the kick off to Board elections, and a beginner-friendly + gender-neutral contra dance. What: Portland Food Co-op Annual Celebration (and Meeting) When: Tuesday, April 18th, 6-9pm Where: 72 Federal Street (right behind the Co-op) Who: All Member-Owners and their guests […]

Member-Owner Appreciation Week

Our quarterly Member-Owner Appreciation Week returns April 23-29. All Member-Owners get 10% off the transaction of your choice during this week.* As always, the Co-op is open to everyone, so you can enjoy the music, events, tastings, hundreds of local products, and many special sales even if you are not a Member-Owner. If you’re not yet […]

Board Elections Update

The Board of Directors officially announces the Annual Celebration and Election Kickoff of the Portland Food Co-op, to be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2015, from 6 to 9 PM at St. Peter’s Church, 72 Federal Street, Portland, Maine. The meeting is open to Member-Owners and their guests. The Annual Meeting is also our kickoff to […]