The Neighboring Food Co-op Association includes more than 40 Food Co-ops and Start-ups across New England and New York State, locally owned by more than 173,000 people like you (Click here for a map of your local co-ops). Together, our co-ops generate annual revenue of over $425 million, employ 2,465 people, and sell more than $112 million in local products. On average, local products make up 25% of total sales across all NFCA member co-ops. Last year, over 12,690 people joined our member food co-ops, helping to build more healthy, just, and sustainable food system and a more inclusive economy for everyone (2022).
Our Rhode Island member, Urban Greens Co-op Market, celebrated its three-year anniversary in 2022! The co-op is locally owned by nearly 3,500 members, employs more than 40 people, generates $5.5 million in annual revenue, and sells over $465,000 in local products. Last year, more than 500 people joined the co-op, sharing in the ownership of their local grocery store (2022).
- Urban Greens Co-op Market, Providence.