Category Archives: group purchase

What it means to be a Community Service Cooperative

This is Part 2 in a short series on cooperatives, and specifically on Community Service Cooperatives, because that is the designation for Skookum. As a cooperative, we adhere to all the rules as described here (there are 171 of them) based on … Continue reading

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Last Call for Cooperative Seed Order

This is the last call for joining in our Skookum Bulk Seed Project for 2012. More information can be found in a post I put out on January 15th. IMPORTANT: FEB. 14 at noon is the cut-off for Skookum’s Seed … Continue reading

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Skookum’s Celebratory Social

The members of Skookum Food Provisioners’ Cooperative gathered at Trinity Hall in Powell River on January 31 2012 to celebrate our first public gathering for 2012, the United Nations International Year of the Cooperative. The salad/dessert pot-luck event attracted over 30 … Continue reading

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Community Press-Off! Sat. Oct 16 10:30 AM-12:30 PM

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Skookum September! (A snapshot of what we’re up to)

It has been a pretty busy September for Skookum, and it’s not letting up. The BPA-free canning lid order is complete, and a dozen or so members have some of the tools we need to get canning! If anyone has … Continue reading

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