Cooperative Dramaturgy

Founding MARSH collaborator Esther Neff wrote and assembled the attached collection of thoughts and resources regarding cooperative organizing. Contents include: Principles, Orientations, and Values Assessment Inquiries Cooperative Principles Example Manifestos Social Processes and Communication Cooperative Structure and History Praxis This material is especially relevant to the ongoing processes in which MARSH is engaged, namely building... Continue Reading →

Weekly Newsletter, July 4th

Our worker-management team is devoting huge time and energy to developing the framework for a sliding scale cooperative community grocery store. The to-do list has grown to include: laying out the store, inventory and product selection, building upgrades, Point of Sale system development, cleaning, and numerous other tasks. We do these day-to-day tasks all while... Continue Reading →

MARSH Receives HFFI Grant

The MARSH Food Cooperative/Community Grocery was among 20 grantees announced December 9, 2020 as receiving financial assistance awards through the 2020 round of America’s Healthy Food Financing Initiative’s (HFFI) Targeted Small Grants Program. Funding for the HFFI grants program is provided for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Awardees were selected through a competitive... Continue Reading →

January Newsletter

Welcome to the new year at MARSH to all of our active members! If you haven't joined the co-op (or haven't been purchasing your groceries at MARSH) yet, here is some info to get you started. We had a great member’s meeting in December and elected two new board members to bring our total to five.... Continue Reading →

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