Why Become a Member-Owner NOW?

First and foremost: you get a cooperative grocery market in your community! Your investment provides the capital to get this store off the ground and open the doors. By investing today, you keep this effort moving forward. You also get the benefit of the Cooperative Business Partner Program which offers discounts and deals at some of your favorite businesses around town, including Squatters, Tin Angel, Pago, Rimini Coffee, Weller Book Works, Brewvies, Sage’s Café, and many more.  

Consumers today readily pay $50 to $100 for the privilege of shopping at big warehouse stores. The reality is that one gets very little in return for that annual fee! The Wasatch Cooperative Market offers conscientious consumers an alternative with a one-time investment in a grocery store that will provide healthy, local and sustainable foods and products for you and your family for years to come. The Co-op will give back to the community in ways that big box and chain health food stores just can’t: economic return to the community, job creation, liveable wages, and local business support—all great reasons to invest! Plus there are the extra benefits, rewards, and democratic control for member-owners. You can become a founding member-owner today—what are you waiting for?  Take advantage of any of our convenient payment plans now (as little as $25 a month!), and make our Co-op a reality!


Co-op News & Events

  • Value Statements Focus Sessions Completed
    Two focus group sessions were held on board-drafted Value Statements. Valuable feedback was gained from member-owners' feedback. Now we're processing that information to reflect our member-owners' values. Thanks to eveyone who participated! 
  • Co-op Wins $25,000 USDA Grant!
    The Co-op has been awarded a $25,000 USDA Local Food Promotion Program grant! This means we can move forward with developing our business plan, conducting a feasibility study and begin conceptualizing the store’s design. "The grant application process was highly competitive. The fact that we were awarded the maximum amount
  • 2014 Annual Meeting Slated for Oct. 29
    All member-owners are invited to attend the 2014 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, October 29, at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Jade Room at Sage's Cafe, 234 West 900 South. Light refreshments will be served. The evening is sponsored, in part, by Sage's. There is still time
  • WCM Monthly Board Meeting
    Board meetings are held on the third Tuesday of every month. Our next meeting is October 21. We will meet at Gallery 814 (814 East 100 South) in Salt Lake City starting at 7:30 p.m. Member-owners are welcome to attend and provide comments.

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