A Look at the Year Ahead: GreenStar 2012 - Council Approves Loan to Fellow Co-op; Discusses Low Turnout for Member Bylaws Vote - It’s Your Turn — Annual Council Elections Near - GreenStar Recognized for Four ‘Signs of Sustainability’ - Cooking with Local Grains - Policy Governance — A New Approach - plus recipes, departments news, sales, events and more
Make Holiday Entertaining Easy and Green - The Real Costs of Bottled Water - Occupy Main Street! - Council News - Sales Flyer - Department News - Comfort Foods with a Healthy Twist - plus marketplace ads and more
Silent City Uprising Coffee Supports Peace and Justice
Your Voice Is Important! GreenStar Seeks Member Opinions on Upcoming Decisions on Member Equity and Store Expansion
Occupy Main Street!
Part One of a Two-Part Series
Hydrofracking Poses a Serious Threat to ?GreenStar’s Mission — Let’s Voice Our Concerns
Empowerment by Juice: Fruits and Roots
Walk with GSCP for Food Justice - Celebrate Fair Trade Month! - What Would Wangari Maathai Do? - Council Sets Bylaws Election Period of Oct. 15-Nov. 15; Approves Council Compensation - Celebrate Co-op Month! - Healing Depression and Guilt with Skills for Happiness - plus classes, sales, and department news
Council Hires a Familiar Face as New General Manager - Building Our Community, Together - Co+Ops - Council Hires New GM, Considers Bylaws Changes and Addresses Referendum Petition - Council Moving Toward Fall Bylaws Vote - I Scream, You Scream... It's Ice Cream Social Time - Council's Working Retreat on Policy Governance - Homeopathic First Aid for Life's Traumas
New General Manager Finalists Selected - Happy Birthday, GreenStar! - Moonage Daydream - Diaspora and Diversity - Council Seats New Members; Elects Officers; Arranges GM Candidate Interviews - Improving Our Member Labor Program - GreenStar Turns 40: Looking Back and Moving Forward - Thermography; A Mammogram Alternative - What is Thermography? - Susan Higginbotham
A New Documentary Shows How Food Co-ops Are a Force for Change
By Alexis Alexander,
If you attended the Annual Spring Member Meeting in April this year, you had the opportunity to watch the trailer for a powerful new documentary, Food for Change: The Story of Cooperation in America. This feature-length film shows how food co-ops are a force for dynamic...