Welcome!Thank you for visiting the Ambler Food Co-op website. Many community members have been volunteering their time to open a member-owned grocery market. We hope to bring high-quality, local food and grocery items into a store to be located in Ambler. Unlike a privately run store, a co-op is owned and operated by community members for the benefit of our community. Find out what makes co-ops special in this short video
- Every new member puts us one step closer to opening our doors, so join us today!
- Meet the Ambler Food Co-op Board of Directors: (L to R, back to front) Kathleen Casey, Joan Patton, Bernadette... fb.me/30mC9Tcst 14 hours ago
Category Archives: Friends of the co-op
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.
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
Update: This event has been cancelled due to rain. Thursday Aug 1, 2013 Time 6:45 – starts at 7:00 goes till 8:00 Location: Cavalier Drive “Alley of the Arts” (along side of the Act 2 playhouse) Ambler Food Co-op is … Continue reading
Prophecy Creek Park off of Skippack Pike in Ambler, PA – Sunday June 2nd 2013 – Two new ventures join forces to create a brand new annual event; Prophecy Creek Park and Ambler Food Co-op presented the Creek and Co-op … Continue reading
Last Thursday night we held our 3rd Community Meeting (we’ve committed to holding community update meetings every 6 months). By a show of hands, we saw that we had many “first-timers” at our meeting. Thank you everyone, for coming out … Continue reading
Sign up a friend to pledge to Ambler Food Co-op and win an entry into our raffle! Cabot Cooperative Cheese Company will be giving 2 gift boxes to a pledged Ambler Food Co-op member for signing up a new pledge. … Continue reading
Yes! You read that correctly . . . We are so excited because Ambler’s own Forest & Main Brewing Company has created a special brew for the co-op! Not only that, but one dollar of every beer sold will go … Continue reading
We just want to say congratulations to CreekSide Co-op, who opened their doors today in Elkins Park! It took no less than 5 years, but today at 8 AM they opened the doors to their 7,000 sq ft store. They … Continue reading
By: Jean Parry A small group of Ambler Food Co-op volunteers recently went on a “field trip” to Weaver’s Way Co-op. We began our day at the Mt Airy, Carpenter Lane store which also houses the corporate headquarters for Weaver’s Way. … Continue reading
Estelle Dolan is the next member to step-up in our “Meet the Ambler Food Co-op” series. Thanks Estelle! What do you do for a living? Take care of my 2 kids! Do you have a nickname? Lots of folks call … Continue reading