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Are you willing to run for a seat on the Board of Directors?

By |2020-07-01T17:10:57-05:00July 1st, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

By Liz Kolbe, Board Member I lost my bid for student council representative from Mrs. Hollibaugh’s homeroom in the sixth grade. Years later I was not elected Homecoming Queen. In graduate school I was not chosen as the winner of the chili cook-off, placing third to a chili with no beans, no tomatoes, and [...]

4 DIY Summer Skin Care Recipes

By |2020-07-06T12:39:22-05:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Recipes|Tags: , , , , , |

Recipes presented by Elise Fiscus, Clinical Aesthetician, in the Co-op Class "Summer Self-Care with Essential Oils." Updated: June 2020 SPF Lip Balm 2 Tbsp coconut oil 1 tsp olive oil 2 tsp shredded cocoa butter 1 1/2 Tbsp beeswax pastilles 1/2 tsp carrot seed oil or red raspberry seed oil to help reduce inflammation [...]

A Word From the Board, June 2020

By |2020-06-23T15:45:12-05:00June 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog|

Casey Szymanski Wheatsfield Board of Directors June 19, 2020 I hope you had an opportunity to read the statement shared earlier this month from the Co-op about why we stand with Black Lives Matter, demanding justice for those that have suffered and died due to police brutality and demanding an end to the oppression and dehumanization [...]

June Change for Community Recipient: Ames Branch NAACP

By |2020-06-15T17:48:55-05:00June 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Co-op Nickel|Tags: , , |

Our Mission The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and discrimination. Objectives The following statement of objectives is found on the first page of the NAACP Constitution – the [...]

Case Orders Resume

By |2020-06-13T14:10:00-05:00June 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog|

Case Orders We suspended case orders for customers back in March when the pandemic hit and put immense pressure on the food supply and distribution system. We are ready to resume case orders again, but with some changes. We will resume taking case orders beginning June 12 for pickup starting June 26. Ordering via [...]