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Why Ambler Food Co-op is becoming a part of Weavers Way to open a community-owned grocery store results

Mar. 3, 2017 11:06 am

Why Ambler Food Co-op is becoming a part of Weavers Way to open a community-owned grocery store

As Weavers Way opens its third store in Ambler this July, the Ambler organization will be no more -- and that’s not necessarily a bad thing.
How South Philly Food Co-op used grassroots organizing to attract over 600 members results

Dec. 16, 2016 8:35 am

How South Philly Food Co-op used grassroots organizing to attract over 600 members

The cooperative recently announced its permanent location and is set to open next year.
The long process of opening a grocery cooperative in Kensington is (probably) ending soon funding

Oct. 25, 2016 11:50 am

The long process of opening a grocery cooperative in Kensington is (probably) ending soon

Thanks to $350,000-worth of support from its local councilman and the Department of Commerce, Kensington Community Food Co-op may be able to break ground in early 2017.
Kensington Community Food Co-op is 75% of the way to its membership goal people

Aug. 11, 2016 3:09 pm

Kensington Community Food Co-op is 75% of the way to its membership goal

Holly Logan shares the latest about the cooperative in her Around the Corner interview.
4 lessons from the Worker Cooperative National Conference on creating space for equality method

Aug. 3, 2016 2:35 pm

4 lessons from the Worker Cooperative National Conference on creating space for equality

Socially minded orgs need to think globally and act locally — but they need to act globally, too, as we learned at #wcnc2016.
4 Philly projects just won the largest chunk of Knight Cities Challenge grants funding

Apr. 12, 2016 8:42 am

4 Philly projects just won the largest chunk of Knight Cities Challenge grants

Local civic innovators snagged $873,364 from Knight's $5 million pool and tied with Detroit for the highest number of projects funded.
Here’s how Philly co-ops fared in 2015 results

Mar. 21, 2016 3:28 pm

Here’s how Philly co-ops fared in 2015

Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance released their annual report.
After a year of serving up veggies, Temple’s student-run cooperative is gaining steam results

Feb. 17, 2016 2:39 pm

After a year of serving up veggies, Temple’s student-run cooperative is gaining steam

In one year of business, vegetarian cafe Rad Dish has had to overcome "a lot of learning curves," according member Sarah Kim. Now, things are getting comfortable.
This short film on Philly co-ops is ? purpose

Jan. 29, 2016 11:33 am

This short film on Philly co-ops is ?

The film reveals the day-to-day operations of four local cooperatives.
The best GM for Weavers Way Food Co-op was right here in Philly people

Aug. 10, 2015 3:12 pm

The best GM for Weavers Way Food Co-op was right here in Philly

Former GM Glenn Bergman left on June 1 for Philabundance

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