As was recently announced to our membership, I have taken on the role of President of the Board of Directors of the East Aurora Cooperative Market. While it's certainly not what I expected to have happen when joining the Board last year, I'm looking forward to guiding the group through the next few critical months… Continue reading New year, new role at the East Aurora Co-op
For several months the East Aurora Cooperative Market has been working to raise funds via our capital campaign. This fundraising effort is a critical step in moving forward with construction of the market as it shows to our outside lenders that we have committed member-owners who will shop at the market and make it successful. So far… Continue reading EA Co-op – Last Call!
I've been a bit lax in posting updates here (as per usual) however most know from other social media sources that I was elected to the EA Coop Board of Directors earlier this year. The Coop is now in the middle of it's most important venture - the capital campaign to raise the necessary funds… Continue reading East Aurora Coop Capital Campaign
Amanda and I were early adopters of the East Aurora Cooperative Market. We signed up as member-owners back in 2010 after learning about their ambition to open a member-owned food market focusing on locally produced items. Earlier this year, the coop announced they were looking for board candidates. The group is set to announce their site location on… Continue reading Running for East Aurora Coop Board of Directors