The Neighboring Food Co-op Association includes more than 40 food co-ops and start-up initiatives across New England and New York State, locally owned by more than 164,000 people like you (Click here to view map). Together, our member co-ops generate annual revenue of almost $382 million, employ over 2,460 people, and sell more than $101 million in local products, averaging 27% of total sales across all member co-ops. Last year, about 12,000 people joined our member food co-ops, helping to build more healthy, just, and sustainable food system and a more inclusive economy for everyone (2020).
Our Connecticut members include 2 food co-ops and 1 startup initiative, locally owned by over 16,380 people. Together, these co-ops employ more than 85 people, generate nearly $11.2 million in revenue, and sell more than $1.5 million in local products. Last year, 690 people joined our member co-ops in the state sharing in the ownership of their local grocery store (2020).
For more information on your Neighboring Food Co-ops in Connecticut, visit the links below or click here to view a map.