10% Coupons – Members receive two 10% coupons to use on the shopping trip of their choice each year
Case Discount – Save 10% when you preorder a case. Members can combine the case discount with their seasonal coupon! Tacoma shoppers can preorder cases in-store, Seattle shoppers should preorder cases online.
Free Chinook Book subscription – From September 2020, through August 2021, members can access a free one year digital subscription to the Chinook Book including great coupons for Central Co-op as well as hundreds of other local businesses. For more information on how to access your subscription please email us at: info (at) centralcoop (dot) coop.
Run for the Nominating Committee: Be active in recruiting new Board Members and help shape the future of the Co-op.
Run for the Board of Trustees: Represent your fellow owners and take part in the Co-op's long-term planning.
Vote in Co-op elections: Elect board members, nominating committee members, and more.
Attend our member-only events, including classes, movie nights and more.
Patronage Dividends – In years that the co-op is profitable, members can receive a dividend back based on the amount they have spent at the co-op.
Healthy Community Program – Members and shoppers living on a restricted income can receive 10% off their shopping at the Co-op in an effort to increase food access and food security throughout our communities.
Supporting Local Vendors – We have hundreds of local vendors on our shelves, and many of them get their start at the Co-op, because we are able to support smaller businesses who might not be able to provide the volume needed for a larger network of stores. You make this possible by choosing to support these vendors with your shopping choices.
Community Partners – Each year, Central Co-op chooses several Central Community Partners, and through financial contributions and outreach, we work together to sustain, nourish, and empower healthy communities in and around Tacoma and Seattle.
Equity Investment – All members invest $100 equity into Central Co-op; this can be paid all at once or in 10 monthly instalments.
Equity Refunds – Any member can request a refund of their equity at any point in time, for any reason.
Member of Record – There can only be a single individual as the member of record that holds the rights to the membership. Members can identify additional household members that are allowed to shop on their account.
Transferability – Membership is non-transferable.
Communication Authorization – Members permit Central Co-op to contact them regarding important Co-op matters such as our Annual Elections and Patronage Dividends. Please use our forms online or in-store to keep your contact information up to date and let us know your contact preferences.
Voter eligibility – You are eligible to vote in Central Co-op elections if you are the member of record, are current in your equity payments and have shopped at the co-op in the last year.
Board meetings – Are open to all members in good standing. Meeting dates and times are posted on our calendars online, in-store, and in our newsletters.
Board Service – If you are interested in serving on our Board or Nominating Committee, please visit our Governance page or email: nominatingcommittee (at) centralboard (dot) coop.
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4502 North Pearl Street
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