Entries by Chuck Underwood

2019 Board Elections

Our voter’s guide and ballot are now available, and you can learn about four candidates running for elections this year! Included in the voter’s guide are instructions for voting by mail if you cannot join us at the Annual Meeting on April 13th. Please note, mail-in ballots must be postmarked by April 10th!   Link […]

Meet A Volunteer- Chuck

In this post, we are pleased to introduce Chuck Underwood, a member of the Outreach Team! HFC: What do you do when you’re not starting a grocery store? Chuck: I am actually a full-time food blogger. I started my blog Brand New Vegan in 2013 after I switched to a Whole Food Plant-Based Diet in […]

Meet a Volunteer – Kim

Kim Varner Wetzel shares her time and talents on the Outreach Team. Let’s learn a little more about her today! HFC: What do you do when you’re not starting a grocery store?Kim: I work part-time as an environmental planner for the engineering firm Jacobs. Our family is new to the area, so we’re exploring all […]

What’s To Love About Food Co-ops?

What’s to love about food co-ops? Check out this two-minute infographic demonstrating just a few of the social, economic, and environmental impacts that food co-ops have on their local communities. There is a lot to love about food co-ops! Here are a few reasons some of our member-owners love being a part of a food […]

2019 Elections

Apply To Become A Board Member! Being a member-owner of Hillsboro Food Co-op literally means that you are an owner! As the Co-op continues to build toward the day we open the doors, member-owner involvement is increasingly important. There is much work to be done, and we believe that you will find that being on […]

Board Meeting Minutes – January 2019

In the January Hillsboro Food Coop Board of Directors meeting, the Board received updates from the Business team, Outreach team and Brand Development Task Force. Outreach team provided analytics from the new website launch. The Board also discussed plans for the annual meeting, scheduled for April 2019, including elections for new Board members in 2019. […]