We’re a democratically governed grocery store owned by more than 2,569 friends & neighbors working together to build a vibrant and just local food economy.
Everyone can shop at the Dill Pickle, and anyone can become an owner! Joining our co-op is joining a movement to grow a more sustainable food system that puts people and our planet before profit.
BECOME AN OWNER:
Join the co-op by purchasing equity for $100 per share to own a maximum of 5 shares.
Join the co-op by purchasing equity shares in installments of $10/month.
Help us grow! Owner equity provides working capital for new store.
Heads-up! Online equity payments incur a 3% processing fee to cover our costs.
No fee applies to in-store payments.
Why become an owner?
Help us grow! Owner equity is the foundation of our expanding business.
Have a say! The co-op is accountable to you, our community of owners.
Enjoy Owner Bonus Days quarterly!
Place special orders at a 10% case discount.
Receive new owner bonus coupons when you join, and access to special owner deals.
Participate in our Hands-On Owner program to earn a steady 15% discount.
How does the co-op work?
Purchase equity for $100 per share to own a maximum of 5 shares in the co-op.
Invest up-front or in installments of $10/month. Equity is refundable; the co-op will buy back your shares if you move or no longer with to use our services.
Receive your owner card, a copy of our bylaws, and additional info when you join.
Provide your owner number when you shop to track your patronage and receive your monthly discount, and receive a patronage rebate during years when the co-op run a surplus.
How can I participate?
Join our Hands-On Owner program to contribute to outreach, programming, or governance efforts.
Shape the future by attending the annual meeting, participating in surveys and forums, or serving on the board of directors.
Vote in our annual election to seat new directors and approve bylaw amendments.
Connect and share through our newsletter, workshops, and events.