About the Co-op

Mission & Purpose:

The Willimantic Food Co-op is a member owned and operated food store. We carry a full line of grocery items, produce, cheese, juices, grains, spices, vitamins, dairy products, homeopathic remedies, and paper goods.

Our store is open to members and non-members alike. Members pay shelf price and have the option of working at the store to receive an additional discount. Non-members pay 10% above shelf price. We accept Credit and Debit Cards (MC, Visa, Discover). We also accept SNAP Benefits.


The Willimantic Food Co-op operates on the following 7 Co-operative Principles:

  • Voluntary and open membership
  • Democratic member control
  • Member economic participation
  • Autonomy and independence
  • Education, training and information
  • Co-operation among co-operatives
  • Concern for community

Co-op FAQ’s and Facts:

Are you trying to figure out what a “co-op” is and what makes it different from other stores? This website will help answer some of your questions…

Get Involved:

Ask at the register or call the store to find out how you can get involved.

Employment Opportunities

There are no current openings

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