Shareholder Services

Special Holiday Notice: Sign up for Working Shareholder Hours! We need extra help November 20 – 29, and December 18 – January 2.

Call 802-246-2821 or email Shareholders@BrattleboroFoodCoop.Coop. Bag groceries, pack in the Bulk department, make the store look spiffy in the Grocery department. It’s fun, easy, and you’ll earn an 8% discount on your holiday shopping!

Want to know more about what it means to be a cooperatively owned business?

Forget the name of that new weird fermented drink you read about on the internet?

Trying to find a hot cup of coffee to get you through the last leg of your drive home?

Come to us! Whether you’re a Shareholder doing a deep dive into the Co-op’s Bylaws or you’re just looking for the salad bar, we’re here to help. Our aim is to provide the highest quality customer support and service for the Brattleboro Food Co-op community. Our 7,200+ owners and countless friends, neighbors, co-op enthusiasts, and shoppers of all varieties all have a home here at our desk. Stop by when you’re in the store, give us a call, or send us an email and we’ll be happy to help you out with all (but not limited to) the following:

  • Learn more about what it means to be a cooperatively owned business
  • Sign up as a Shareholder, or purchase a Co-op share as a gift for someone else
  • Schedule Shareholder work hours
  • Track and manage your Shareholder discounts and payments
  • Place pre-orders for cases
  • Request a donation for your local organization
  • Check out the Deli’s daily hot food menu
  • Learn about local organizations with volunteer opportunities
  • Enroll for an upcoming class
  • Schedule a meeting in our Community Room
  • Purchase gift cards
  • Get maps and other tourist info about the Brattleboro area

You can also learn more about becoming a Shareholder by viewing our OWN IT brochure by clicking here. 


READERS AT KIDSPLAYCE on Fridays from 10 am–12 pm.

Contact Lizi Rosenberg, Education and Outreach Coordinator at education@ for further details and training.

BAGGERS for Thursdays–Sundays, 3 pm–7 pm.

Contact Shareholder Services at shareholders@ for further details.

BULK PACKING – Most days in Bulk we are seeking help to pack fruit, nuts, and other food.

Contact Shareholder Services at shareholders@ for further details.

CHEESE – Do you want to help cut cheese? We need your help!

Contact Shareholder Services at shareholders@ for further details.

WORKING SHAREHOLDER – Volunteer for 2 hours a month in the Co-op or in the community and obtain an 8% discount on all purchases.

ELDER SHAREHOLDER – Shareholder’s that are 65 years or older can obtain an ongoing 8% discount with no volunteer commitment.

FOOD FOR ALL SHAREHOLDER – Shareholders who qualify for food programs or are in need of support with the cost of their food can obtain a 10% discount with no volunteer commitment.

Contact Shareholder Service

By Telephone: 802-246-2821

By Email:
  or send us a note using our Contact Form!

Or stop by the Shareholder Services any day: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm