CBFC Timeline

In 2013, members of The Brooklyn Movement Center and Central Brooklyn residents came together to plan the Central Brooklyn Food Co-Op…

Voted on Mission Statement, Core Values, Bylaws & Values Charter

Grub Party
Cooperative Models Teach-In where we voted on the “working coop” model
Day-long member organizer retreat
Conducted a “community survey” with over 300 participants

Completed bylaws and incorporated as an LLC
Supported 2 Graduate Student reports
Received Citizens Committee grant which allowed us to do Summer Outreach–provide outreach materials and events
Created relationship with City Council officials

Regular General, Board & Committee meetings
Creation of business plan
Opened Bank Account
Completed Leadership Training
Conducted Neighborhood Pricing and Product Surveys

Hired part time Coordinator
Hosted “Black Food”-themed Grub Party

Conducted Monthly Orientations
Community Garden Grub Party
First Fundraising Event
Began accepting Membership Investments

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