Support Positive Change every time you shop at the co-op by donating your reusable bag credits and rounding up at the register. Your spare change contributes to over $10,000 monthly for recipients like Open Arms of Minnesota. Since 1986, Open Arms has provided free, medically tailored meals to over 1,500 individuals facing severe illnesses weekly, including entrées, sandwiches, soups, salads, fresh fruit, snacks, and bakery items. Donations will be used to support the meal, delivery, and nutrition services programs.
This holiday season, visit our Rotating BIPOC Art Gallery at the West 7th location and give the gift of art. Explore the work of Melodee Strong, a dedicated local artist, muralist, and art instructor. Melodee’s art offers a unique and meaningful touch to holiday gifts, from vibrant paintings to thought-provoking illustrations. Large format paintings and illustrations are available for purchase, as well as uniquely affordable prints and books that portray a diversity of adults, youth, people, and perspectives. Her books are available in both English and Spanish. Click the link below for more information.