Location: Oak Park, IL
Year of Investment: 2013
siness Category: Food/Grocery Cooperative
Type of Invest: Debt
The Co-op will carry locally and sustainably grown foods when possible, and will provide high quality foods all year round. All profit turns back to the Co-op and its members, strengthening the community’s social and economic sustainability.
The Sugar Beet Co-op is in a LEED certified, geothermal building with every effort made to choose environmentally friendly products and finishes. Food Co-ops are super recyclers, and vendors will be encouraged to reduce packaging as much as possible.