Category Archives: cooperative model

Mid-Atlantic Conference for Start-up Food Co-ops

After the welcome address there was a series of workshops throughout the morning and afternoon on different topics.  FJF Executive Director Taylor Behmke attended and went to two sessions having to do with information technology that are described below.  Jake … Continue reading

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Angel Food Ministries 12/12/09

Today we visited Catherine Godfrey at Living Hope Church in Trenton to discuss Angel Food Ministries, a national organization which distributes foods through churches. She explained it’s benefits and shortcomings in great detail. In order to use their service you … Continue reading

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Weaver’s Way Case Study 11/21/09

Per Isles request, we began looking into successful cooperative models in the region. We were pointed towards a cooperative operating in Philadelphia called Weaver’s Way. We gained valuable knowledge about the early years at Weaver’s Way which started out as … Continue reading

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