A food co-op in Butte? Group aims to explore cooperative grocery store in Hennessy Market space

Pictured above is a stocked shelf of another successful grocery co-op in Montana, Fresh Start Cooperative (Geraldine).

By Annie Pentilla
Montana Standard

In the wake of two Butte grocery stores halting their operations within the span of a few months, two local organizations plan to host a meeting Monday to gauge public interest in establishing a food cooperative.

The proposed location is in the old Hennessey Market in the Sears Building on Granite Street in Uptown Butte.

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The Montana Cooperative Development Center (MCDC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation whose mission is to promote and develop cooperatives to meet the economic and community needs of rural Montana.

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