Drought and our food
2014 pics of Lake Oroville, CA.
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OA’s stance against Eden Foods
Our Grocery Dept. has issued a statement regarding its decision to stop carrying Eden Foods, in lieu of recent events.
(Read here for our mission statement & buying guidelines.)
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What does it mean to share a successful, 40-year old grocery cooperative with 22 co-owners in the Outer Sunset district of San Francisco?
Find out a little bit here »
Events & Workshops
Tour du Fromage: This SUNDAY, 9/21!
Curd Nerds, rejoice: Our cheesemonger JB returns for a SFBC-sponsored bicycle cheese tour across SF!
Details here (plus a link to full map of tour). BREAKING NEWS as of 9/19: UPDATE to Tour du Fromage route!
Why Shop Co-op?
Worker-coops worldwide support non-hierarchal decision-making, fair labor practices, & economic equity.
In the Bay Area alone, there are dozens of Worker-owned cooperatives offering an array of services, including retail, bicycle repair, graphics design, web-hosting, and tech support.
By supporting your local cooperatives, you are supporting democratically-owned and operated businesses who act, in the words of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, as “a reminder to the international community that it is possible to pursue both economic viability and social responsibility. “