Yearly Archives: 2016

Winter 2016

THE OLYMPIA FOOD CO-OP CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF CO-OP LOCAL IN 2017
When it comes to your food, the declaration of “locally sourced” is everywhere these days. You’ve seen it: local cheese, local produce, local wine. It’s official; local is... More »

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Fall 2016

COOPERATIVES AND THE LOCAL ECONOMY: CRUCIAL FOR SURVIVAL
This July and August, several cooperative workers from Olympia are visiting CECOSESOLA, a huge network of cooperatives in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, marking the second exchange with our friends in the cooperative movement there.... More »

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Summer 2016

DON’T FORGET THE WATER: PADDLE TO NISQUALLY CANOE JOURNEY 2016
The Olympia Food Co-op is honored to be counted among the sponsors of the 2016 Canoe Journey, hosted by the Nisqually Tribe, taking place this summer from July 30th through... More »

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Spring 2016

MOVEMENT SOLIDARITY: THE FIGHT FOR $15
The Olympia Food Co-op, in an attempt to “support efforts to foster a socially and economically egalitarian society”, has passed a resolution to bring its starting wage for collective staff up to $15 by... More »

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