The Potluck Food Co-op is Yukon's only member-owned grocery store! Our goal is to provide Yukoners with local, organic, and sustainable food that is sourced as close to home as possible.
The co-op began back in 2009, when a group of dedicated foodies got together to find a better way to provide healthy, ethical and responsible food for our families. In 2013, we hired staff and began operating our on-line grocery store in November, quickly adding the pop-up shop to take advantage of extra inventory. In the years since, we’ve moved location and are now updating our business model to be as effective as possible.
The food co-op operates as a for-profit business that is community minded, owned and run by the members who use its service. We use a one-member one-vote system that allows members to become active agents in guiding the future of the organization.
By becoming a member, you are voting with your food dollars. However, every purchase at the Potluck Food Co-op is about more than dollars and cents. It is about farmers earning a fair wage for their work, taking care of the land, building community, and investing in healthy food that nurtures our bodies.
The Board of Directors
Please consider joining our Board of Directors! You would be working with a highly dedicated team of people enthusiastic about facilitating local food production, increasing food security, and giving people in our community greater access to healthy food.
If you're interested in joining the Board, or would just like to learn more about the co-op, please contact us.