October Newsletter

Whew–October has been a busy one! We held our annual fall meeting, released our annual report, and Board voting opens October 19th. We are also celebrating our 40th Anniversary (no, we don’t feel old: 40 is the new 20). Read on for more Co-op news. …

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Fall Meeting Message from Our GM

Co-op Member-Owners, Thank you all for joining us this evening. Tonight is my 7th Semi-annual Member Meeting GM update despite the fact that I think I’ve now worked at the Co-op for 20 years. I’m fairly certain I didn’t have these gray hairs when I …

40th Anniversary – Share Your Comments To Help Us Celebrate

Happy 40th Anniversary, TPSS Co-op members and shoppers!  Yes, since 1981 we’ve been serving the Takoma Park-Silver Spring community, working to promote healthy living by offering wholesome foods, high-quality produce, and community resources in a clean, friendly, and cooperative grocery store – that you can …

You’re Invited: 2021 Fall Member Meeting

Dear Co-op members and shoppers, You are invited to the Co-op’s annual Fall Member Meeting, Sunday October 17 from 7 to 8 p.m. The meeting will be held by Zoom. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89787287399?pwd=c2VwTWNsb2E0Y3RUSXpPNlBlZi9jQT09. To connect by phone, please call 301-715-8592, passcode 170898.  Our meeting agenda: Annual reports …

Updates on the Fair Food Program

9/13/2021 by Toni Tileva On February 1, 2021, we became the first Maryland sponsor of the Fair Food Program. We are partnering with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) to support this award-winning program, a worker-driven human rights initiative ensuring basic protections for tens of …

Why I Ran for the Board: Part II

9/10/2021 Esteban de Dobrzynski- Appointed 2021 Since I heard from the Co-op, I knew I wanted to be part of it. I have been shopping at the Co-op even when I was living in downtown DC, and enjoying its bulk section since then! When I …

Why I Ran for the Board: Part I

9/1/2021 As we approach the election season for Co-op Board of Representatives, read about why the current Board members decided to run: Elizabeth Teuwen- Elected 2020 I wanted to become a Board member as a way to say thank you to the Co-op, my family’s …