The latest local business to join the Co-op is the county’s only family-owned seafood market, selling wild-harvested seafood, including some from their own second-generation family farm. Even before becoming a member-owner business, Northwest Seafood and Wine was supportive to the Co-op, providing an incredible deal on fresh salmon for last fall’s Harvest Dinner fundraiser. Katie […]
COME HAVE FUN PROMOTING THE CO-OP! – Board member, Kevin Koski, will be leading a team of volunteers in another co-op street campaign day. We are looking for a group of volunteers to help hold co-op signs and man a membership table. We will be talking with and handing out co-op info materials to those […]
What: The Bremerton St. Patrick’s Day Parade When: Saturday March 14th from 10am – 12:30pm Where: Downtown Bremerton What we need volunteers for: We are reaching out to get some co-op members on board to march in the parade with us. We will be wearing our co-op t-shirts and sporting our banners and signs. If […]
HELP THE CO-OP & HAVE FUN! – Board member, Kevin Koski, will be leading a team of volunteers in another co-op street campaign day. The January event was a huge success and we want to continue reaching new people! We are looking for a group of volunteers to help hold co-op signs and man a […]
Late in 2014, your KCFC board of directors made the decision to hire Bill Gessner from CDS Consulting to build the first draft of the co-op’s fiscal pro forma. This is a document (actually a very busy spreadsheet) that gives the board information about the costs for opening and operating a store. It provides an […]
Please tell us a little about yourself and how you first got involved in the Co-op. Having owned a successful grocery store of our own, as well as having operated various others, my wife and I know how much a good store matters to its neighbors. We joined the Co-op in 2011 because we believe in its […]
While I was growing up in the Midwest suburbs in the 80s and 90s, with big box stores and strip malls exploding on every corner, my parents had a garden. It was long and wide, the soil covered with black plastic to keep it moist and warm. Walls of chicken wire supported stalks of sugar snap peas […]
We have been working hard since 2008 to build a community-owned grocery store in Kitsap County. Our aim is to connect our local community with quality food, products and access to information that promotes a healthy future for our families and our planet.
We Need You
Our timeline to open a store depends on you - as owners of the store you provide the equity we need to open. The more member-owners we get, the sooner we can open our doors. Let's see that member-owner count above grow!
Joining as a member-owner of the co-op is investing in the future of your community. You can join today for as low as $35. Fill out this form and you can own part of a store that helps money stay in our community.