Eat Local Grey Bruce Update: Here’s What We’re Working On

Eat Local Grey Bruce Update: Here’s What We’re Working On After the invigorating experience of the AGM, and welcoming a fantastic team of new board members (you can check them out here if you haven’t done so already), ELGB 2.0 had its first official strategic planning meeting. Last Saturday, members from the new and previousContinue reading “Eat Local Grey Bruce Update: Here’s What We’re Working On”

Annual General Meeting Announcement

Annual General Meeting Announcement As you know we have reached our crowd-funding goal. We are still in the process of moving all donations from Indiegogo over to Eat Local (consider this your gentle nudge to do that if you haven’t done so already!), but we definitely have a much stronger footing going forward than weContinue reading “Annual General Meeting Announcement”

Take the ELGB 2.0 Survey

Take the Survey As we move towards a re-imagined Eat Local Grey Bruce 2.0, we’d like to get your input and vision for this cooperative. While our core services will stay the same, we’re looking to make a number of operational changes that will help improve efficiencies and quality of service. We’re also hoping toContinue reading “Take the ELGB 2.0 Survey”

Member Update – Jan 9

We are halfway through the crowdfunding campaign and, as you all know by now, the board and committee members have been analyzing our organization and the business that lives inside of it, assessing the ways it has been functional and dysfunctional through the six first years of its life. It feels like we’re in labourContinue reading “Member Update – Jan 9”

Member Update – Jan 3

For the first time since the inception of Eat Local (2016) producers and eaters are getting the same newsletter. We (the board) are doing this quite intentionally, because we recognize that one of the major mistakes we’ve made as an organization is a failure to effectively engage the broader membership. We’ve always strived to beContinue reading “Member Update – Jan 3”

Our Community Bonds Launch!

Our Community Bonds Launch! As many of you know from our website & recent events, we have been working on launching our Community Bonds campaign! We are excited to invite you all to our official launch on December 3rd at 4 pm at the Eat Local Grey Bruce Warehouse in Meaford with an online option to joinContinue reading “Our Community Bonds Launch!”

Reducing Waste at Eat Local Grey Bruce

Reducing Waste at Eat Local Grey Bruce Sustainability is one of our core co-operative values at Eat Local Grey Bruce. One of the ways we put this value into action is through our waste reduction initiatives – we care greatly about our environmental footprint and invest notable effort into reducing our overall waste. Did youContinue reading Reducing Waste at Eat Local Grey Bruce

Partnership with Harvest Impact

Eat Local Grey Bruce Food Co-operative receives $20,000 loan from Harvest Impact by 10C Social finance investment will fund launch of community bond campaign.Guelph, Tuesday, October 4, 2022 – Harvest Impact Fund by 10C is pleased to announce a social finance loan of $20,000 to support Eat Local Grey Bruce Food Co-operative (ELGB) to supportContinue reading “Partnership with Harvest Impact”