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                    Cedar Falls Food Co-op Newsletter: February 2017

500 Members Milestone

Exciting news! We hit our 500 member mark in mid-January!!! A huge thanks to everyone who's helped us reach this goal by making an investment in their community! We are already cruising past this milestone, and couldn't do it without all of you. Get one, and we get this done! Ask a friend, co-worker, or neighbor to join!  Now on to 1000!!! 

Board Happenings: January 2017

Take a minute to see what our Board of Directors has been up to!  Read more...

February is Love Your Co-op Month!

How much do you love your Cedar Falls Food Co-op? Enough to talk with others who would benefit from owning a member share? Enough to share our Facebook posts? Enough to host a co-op event such as a house party? The more new member-owners who join, the sooner we will have our brick and mortar store. Read more...

Do You Love Chocolate and Coffee?

Join as a Co-op member-owner in February and get a chance to win this yummy basket of goodies courtesy of our business partner, Chocolaterie Stam in downtown Cedar Falls. Items in this basket include coffee, baking chocolate, cookies, and chocolate for you to nibble on. What a delicious way to spend the last few weeks of winter! And don't forget to join us at Stam for our Love Your Co-op event on February 18 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

New Business Partners

What’s better than one new business partner? FOUR new business partners! That’s right, four generous, community minded local businesses have offered Cedar Falls Food Co-op member-owners exclusive deals! Meet local businesses Gravy’s Diner, Maid-Rite, Pink Peony Studio, and The Sheep Baatique. Read more...

Love Your Co-op Event: Feb 18

Stop by Chocolaterie Stam to celebrate good chocolate and the continued success of your local food co-op! Stam will provide chocolate samples while you mingle with other community members and get your questions answered about the Cedar Falls Food Co-op.  See you there! Check out the Facebook event for more information. 

From the Board President: We Will Survive

When news broke that the Dubuque Food Co-op was closing, we had to pause and ask ourselves, will the Cedar Falls Food Co-op succeed? Looking beyond Dubuque, the answer becomes clear: Yes! Read more...

Member Spotlight: Elizabeth Hackbarth

This month's Cedar Falls Food Co-op Member Spotlight is Elizabeth Hackbarth. Read more...

Recipe: Vicky's Favorite Granola

Co-op member Vicky passed along her favorite granola recipe for the co-op  to share. Read more to find out how you can make it yourself.  


Upcoming Events

All co-op committee and board meetings are at the Millrace office space (200 State St. 2nd Floor Cedar Falls) unless otherwise noted.

2/13: Operations Committee Meeting
7:00pm - 9:00pm

2/14: Finance Committee Meeting
6:30pm-8:30pm

2/18: Love Your Co-op Event
Chocolaterie Stam, Cedar Falls
10:00am - 1:00pm


2/20: Board Meeting
7:00pm - 9:00pm

2/21: Co-op Member Orientation
Details TBA

2/23: Membership Committee Meeting
7:00pm - 9:00pm

3/5: Communications & Marketing Committee Meeting
2:00pm-4:00pm


 
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P.O. BOX 1002
CEDAR FALLS, IA 50613







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