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|

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|

Online Voting is Coming!

In response to high owner interest, Just Food Co-op will offer electronic voting this fall as an option for the selection of board members and approving bylaw amendments. To ensure we reach all owner-members to explain the new voting options, in September each owner household will receive a postcard containing details of the three ways [...]

2017-08-21T13:44:23+00:00 August 26th, 2017|Board Communication, Community, Just Food|

De-Stress Your Back to School Preparations

It’s tough to think about, but it’s now mid-August. This means that all of the retail stores have their back-to-school stuff out. All of the teachers have released their school supplies lists and it’s likely that you’ve already attended an open house or two. This time of summer always feels like a scramble to squeeze [...]

2017-08-21T10:57:13+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Community, Just Food, Local|

Board Announces Resignation of Jerry Huddleston

Date:      April 14, 2017 To:           Just Food Co-op Owners From:     Dirk Peterson, President, Just Food Board of Directors The Just Food Board of Directors regrets to inform its member-owners that we have received from General Manager Jerry Huddleston his 60 days notice indicating he will be leaving Just Food. Pressing family concerns have arisen that [...]

2017-07-18T14:17:22+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Board Communication, Community, General Manager|