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Board Vacancy Announcement – 2022

Share your expertise in the service of securing the future of a community cornerstone – the Swarthmore Co-op.  Consider serving as a Co-op Board member!

The Swarthmore Co-op is now looking for individuals to fill two (2) Board of Director vacancies.

As a Board Member, you help provide strategic direction, general oversight, and continuation of the mission to the third oldest food Co-op in the nation.

These opportunities are available beginning in April 2022, immediately following the vote at the Annual Owner’s meeting. Board members serve for a three year term.

The Co-op believes in the importance of providing local and sustainable food, while seeking to fill all aspects of a community food market. We are searching for like-minded people, who are interested in promoting the health, well-being and strategic future of this important community food cooperative. We have a current need for individuals with strong marketing, retail, culinary, and/or business background. If you are interested in joining the Board, please forward a letter of interest and professional resume to Greg Bockman at: [email protected] by February 28th.   Greg can also be contacted should you want to learn more about day-to-day Board member responsibilities. 

The Board is strongly committed to creating an inclusive environment that values a diversity of experience, cultural background, and opinion. We seek prospective Board members from every corner of our Co-op member community. All candidates must be current Swarthmore Co-op members.