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So far Stephanie Aman has created 36 blog entries.

Growing Our Community

For the past thirteen years, Just Food has dedicated itself to being a community center for Northfield. More than groceries, Just Food has sought to support local farmers and producers, bolster a healthy community by contributing to area nonprofits, and provide good jobs to area residents. We want to do more.  We should do more, [...]

2018-05-10T10:46:05+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Community, Just Food, Owner Communication|

Board News and Updates – 2.26.18

Here is an update for those interested in following the comings and goings on the Board of Directors: New and returning members elected to the board in October 2017 were Karen Fossum, Joni Karl, Nancy Malecha (a Just Food employee), Nola Moen, Clark Ohnesorge and Lee Runzheimer. Board members continuing with two years remaining in [...]

2018-02-26T10:46:04+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Board Communication, Community|

Unionization Election Results

On Wednesday, February 7, an election was held at Just Food to determine if staff would like to be represented by the UFCW 1189 as their labor organization. Just Food recently received a copy of the Certification of the Results from the National Labor Relations Board confirming that a majority of the valid ballots cast [...]

2018-02-22T13:57:22+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Community, Just Food, Owner Communication|

Just Food Launches Community Discount Program

The Community Discount Program will begin taking applications on Friday, February 16, 2018. Households that apply for and are eligible for the program will receive 10% off their grocery purchases every day. Coupled with the Co-op Basics program that provides an affordable price on many of your everyday essentials like meats, veggies, eggs, rice, milk, [...]

2018-02-15T13:21:53+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Community, Local|

Purge Your Pantry

We put a lot of pressure on starting things right away with the new year. However, you have 365 days to accomplish your goals, and goals need to be addressed in small bites and little steps. Before we are able to bring in all of these new ideas and big aspirations, we have to take [...]

2018-01-15T13:46:30+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Community, Local|

Community Discount Program at Just Food Co-op

Just Food Nourishes a Just, Healthy and Sustainable Community.   Just Food Co-op believes that all individuals and families in our community should have access to high quality food that fits their budget. To ensure accessibility for everyone, or, minimally, to ease the financial burden on families that might be struggling to put nutritious foods [...]

2018-01-04T10:45:11+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|

How To Assemble a Winning Party Platter

It’s easier than you think to create a showstopper. 1 - Choose a Board. This is an important step to do first because the size of the board determines how many items you should buy. Wooden cutting boards, marble slabs, ceramic platters, or glass plates are all great options. 2 - The Meats. The meat [...]

2017-12-23T13:50:50+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Just Food|

Holiday Gift Guide – Under $20

Are you looking for come quick ideas to help complete your holiday shopping list? Here are a few ideas to get you started. These gifts are both easy on your wallet, and also help introduce family and friends to good, high quality products that align with your values. Honey - We have an extensive collection [...]

2017-12-18T11:03:12+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Community, Local|

Voter Participation Rises as Just Food Introduces Online Voting

Penny Hillemann, Board Vice President We are very pleased with the high voter turnout in our first-ever Board election offering an email voting option. We more than doubled last year's record vote tally, with about 20% of our owner-members participating in this year’s election. That is outstanding participation compared both to our own [...]

2017-12-13T09:42:36+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Board Communication, Owner Communication|