As an owner, enjoy special benefits

Event Ticketing Fee Waived – Owners pay no event ticketing fee for tickets bought at BriarPatch to community events at Center for the Arts and our other main event producers. (The fee for non-owners is $2.50 per ticket.)

The opportunity to be involved – Vote and/or run for the Board of Directors and in other decision-making elections and attend our annual owner meeting.

Owner Appreciation Discount Vouchers – Released periodically, look for them inserted the newsletter and announced around the store.

Special Order Discount – On products ordered by the case from the UNFI catalog and select vendors. Use for large quantities, hard-to-find items, and products we don’t carry on our shelves.

Patronage Dividends – For years with sufficient earnings, profits may be returned to Co-op owners, in proportion to their purchases.

Food Safety Alerts – We keep up with food safety news, and send alerts by email as issues arise.

Local Business Discounts – On goods, services, and cooking classes – listed in the newsletter and here.

Newsletter Ad Discounts – Take $20 off a display ad (1-time) in the bimonthly Vine. Find out more

Community Room Discount – Pay half the hourly rental fee for nonprofit meetings and classes. Find out more

Volunteer Discount – 10% off purchases for volunteering with product sampling, outreach, and in the Community Capacity Building Program. Find out more

It’s Easy To Join

Stop by customer service, read, complete, and sign an Ownership Agreement/Application.

New sales every 2 weeks, on Wednesdays
Owner specials Sales for owners only