Mission & Values

Our Vision

A community-owned grocery store providing thoughtfully selected products, connecting shoppers to our local food system, and strengthening our community.

Our Mission

Mobilize our community to open a cooperatively-owned grocery store in Hillsboro that supports our region.

Our Values

  • Fostering a vibrant, healthy, informed, and involved community
  • Fulfilling our social responsibility and our commitment to the restoration and health of the environment
  • Conducting our business in a honest, financially sound manner
  • Providing high quality jobs
  • Maintaining an open and friendly atmosphere
  • Providing educational information and opportunities
  • Creating a strong local economy
  • Giving generously to the community
  • Meeting the needs of our owners

Because of our co-op…

  • Our community will have access to healthy, affordable food.
  • Our local farmers, bakers, and artisans will have a new option for selling their products.
  • We will improve our community through outreach, charitable contributions, and investments in local products.
  • Our region will become more aware of food, environmental and sustainability issues.
  • Owners, shoppers, staff, local farmers and producers, community members, and community organizations will all have a co-op that supports them in a myriad of ways.


Nuestra Misión

Nuestra misión es ofrecer a la gente de Hillsboro y sus alrededores la máxima calidad de alimentos sanos y económicamente accesible mientras que también sirvimos como lugar de reunión para la comunidad. Resaltamos los productos de fuentes locales, sostenibles y socialmente responsables, y trabajamos para construir conexiones entre nuestros clientes y sus agricultores y otros proveedores locales.