Hotdish, The Just Food Co+op Podcast

Hotdish Episode 26: Let’s Talk About The Capital Campaign with Sherri, Our General Manager.

October 12, 2018

"It is a sign to the bank that the project will be a success when our owners invest." - Sherri


In this episode Sherri and Vicki discuss the Capital Campaign and how it is going to be used to fund the expansion of our store!


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Five Fast Facts About the Capital Campaign:

  1. Only Owners Can Invest.
  2. The minimum investment is $1000 which is 4 shares of $250 each. After the first $1000 you may purchase in increments of $250 up to your desired amount. This campaign will need investors at the $1000, $2000, $5000, $10,000, $20,000, and $50,000 mark if we are going to fund this expansion.
  3. This is a good investment. a: It keeps your money in Northfield b: The Board can elect to pay dividends on investments from 3%-8%
  1. You can pick up and drop off your investment packet in the store.
  2. If you can’t afford $1000 right now, there are other ways to invest

Other Ways To Invest: 

  1. Become a caller
  2. Look for round-up opportunities.
  3. Become an Owner
  4. Continue shopping at the Co-op
  5. Talk about the Capital Campaign to your friends


Capital Campaign Information:  


Capital Campaign Committee:

Sherri’s Email:

Store Phone Number: 507-650-0106


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About the Theme Music: Hot Dish Wish by Joe Lawrence

Performed By: Potluck and The Hot Dishes


*Not featured in this episode*

About the Transition Music: The Music is by a Just Food Co-op Employee - Gordon Hayes

Cantankerous Kitten by Gordon Hayes

Keyboard - Peter Brown

Trombone - Aaron Buchanon

Guitar - Wes Carlson

Drums - Sten Duginski

Saxophone: - Gordon Hayes

Bass - Matt Tessier

Combo 1 Recording Session 4/14/2017

Mixed and Mastered by Gordon Hayes

Under the Direction of Ryan Frane

Recorded in Weber Music Hall by Music at UMD

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