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Upcoming House Parties!

We have a busy summer ahead with Ambler Food Co-op members hosting House Parties to bring in even MORE members! These parties are casual events to introduce friends and neighbors to our effort to open a community-owned and operated grocery … Continue reading

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The First House Party: A Big Success

On the 22nd of May the Ambler Food Co-op had their first house party at the home of Bernadette Dougherty. Many local food vendors volunteered the food and the party favors, which was also local food.

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Ambler Food Co-op Upcoming Events

Come find out more about the Ambler Food Co-op at our First Membership Meeting and at our table at these events! Ambler Food Co-op’s First Membership Meeting Food and Future on Tap for Members and the Public St Anthony’s Church, … Continue reading

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Step Up – Ambler Food Co-op Is Accepting Members!

We are excited to announce that your community marketplace, the Ambler Food Co-op, is now accepting membership enrollments! No longer taking membership pledges, we are pleased to announce that we are now accepting full-fledged voting members from this point forward. … Continue reading

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Marc BrownGold on Supporting Co-ops in Your Community

At our last community meeting, we had the pleasure of hearing from Marc BrownGold, General Manager at Swarthmore Co-op. Here is an excerpt from his moving speech that captures some of the reasons why community members in Ambler are committed … Continue reading

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A Great Day at the Ambler Parade!

Thank you to our supporters for marching in this year’s Ambler Parade! Marchers had a great time, handing out magnets and stickers to the crowd and pulling chickens and a beehive as a way to show that we hope to … Continue reading

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Ambler Food Co-op Founders Club

The food co-op, recognizing the importance of financial participation of its member-owners, is pleased to announce The Founders Club. When we reach our goal of 400 and start collecting member-owner equity payments, the first 400 who pay their member equity … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Our Next Community Meeting Wednesday, October 23rd

Our progress in the last six months has been exciting! We have an awesome group of volunteers working to get Ambler’s grocery co-op up and running.  All of our committees have been busily working since our last meeting.  Thanks to our Membership, … Continue reading

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Volunteer Orientation

New volunteer Ryan Helzerman says, “I got a lot out of the first Volunteer Orientation. Now, I’m ready to dig in and help out.” Come to the second Volunteer Orientation to find out how to explain how a co-op is … Continue reading

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Join the Co-op Community!

There are so many reasons to get involved in the Ambler Food Co-op: help build the co-op, meet others in our community, and contribute your talents or leadership skills.  So, how can you get involved? Find out where your skills … Continue reading

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