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Straight From the Board: September & October

In July, the Co+op Board hired Sierra Hirtzel as our new General Manager.  Sierra has valiantly served the Co+op as Interim General Manager since September of last year.  Through her stalwart leadership, the Co+op pioneered new methods for purchasing budgets, marketing, and departmental tracking—which is exciting news in the grocery world!

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Straight From the Board: March 2015

What a whirlwind it’s been since the 2014 Annual Member Meeting, especially seen from the perspective of a new board member! The learning curve has been steep and fast, but it has helped me understand just how important this Co-op is in our community. I now better understand what a cooperative is, why it’s different from every other store in Las Cruces, and why I want to shop at and support the Co-op. 

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Board of Directors: Co-op End #6

When asked to write a newsletter article in a series about our ends, I was excited to choose #6, which addresses our local and regional food system. My hope in contributing to this series of articles is to bring our shared Co-op “ends” to life. In case you are wondering, our ends are a list of six “end results” we would like to see for our store and community. Some are really ambitious, but I am proud to say we are doing tangible things to address all of them! To me, that is what the Co-op is all about.

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