BriarPatch Food Co-op is committed to supporting nonprofits and organizations that do good work in our community. Our Ends Policies provide the filter that helps us decide which organizations we donate to financially and in-kind,

All donation requests are reviewed equitably and are not on a first-come, first-serve basis. Requests must be made via formal application 30 or more days prior to when the donation is needed. Requests can be made for core operating support or project/event support. Only one donation per organization per calendar year. For full donation guidelines, click here.

CAUSE – Round Up at the Register

BriarPatch’s Co-op CAUSE pools the generosity of owners who round up at the register to raise significant funds for a deserving local nonprofit each month. Applications must be completed online and are due no later than Monday, August 31, 2020 at 11:59pm.


Due to the high volume of donation requests BriarPatch Food Co-op receives every year, a limited number of Community Vouchers are available throughout the year for qualifying organizations. Interested parties may inquire with the Customer Service Desk at the front of the store with presentation of a letter of interest on formal letterhead.


For all questions regarding donations from BriarPatch Food Co-op, please contact Chelle Wheatley at (530) 272-2667 x134 or