OUR MISSION

 

The Caledonia Food Co-op is anchored in exceptional customer service and a commitment to natural and local foods. As a cooperative business, we focus on products and opportunities that promote the long-term health of our customers, the environment, and our community. We strive to be an enduring asset to the local economy and a tangible demonstration of the power and strength of community action.

OUR VISION

 

  • A full-service co-op grocery store (one-stop shopping) in St. Johnsbury.
     

  • The store will be located in or as close as possible to downtown, for synergy with other downtown shopping.
     

  • The store will meet the demand for more local, regional, organic, artisanal, and international foods.
     

  • The store will help the local economy by providing employment and training and keeping more spending in the area.
     

  • The store will increase local farming through promotion and purchasing commitments.
     

  • The store will provide opportunities for health and nutritional education.
     

  • Caledonia Food Co-op, like other co-ops in Vermont and New Hampshire towns, will send a strong positive message about our area’s vitality, awareness, and wealth of food resources. The store will serve the whole area population, making high-quality food available to all.