Vision, Mission, Values

Our Vision: A just and livable world with cooperatively owned enterprise as a cornerstone of a sustainable economy.

Our Mission: Consumer-owned grocery stores serving our community with quality products and honest information.

Our Values: We are committed to maintaining the economic viability of the Co-op in order to:

  • Promote cooperative ownership by fostering member involvement and responding to member needs.
  • Build community by respecting diversity and cultivating connections within the Co-op and Whatcom County.
  • Encourage informed choices by educating ourselves and our community on issues of food, healthy lifestyles, the environment, and human rights.
  • Model ethical business and employment practices by acting with honesty, integrity, and respect in the workplace and marketplace.
  • Promote a sustainable economy by supporting organic and sustainable food production and other environmentally and socially responsible businesses locally, regionally, and nationally.


Serving you with three locations in Bellingham, Washington.
Downtown Store • Map • 1220 N. Forest St. at Holly St. • Open Daily • Store: 7 am to 10 pm • Deli: 7 am to 9 pm
Cordata Store • Map • 315 Westerly Road at Cordata Pkwy. • Open Daily • Store: 7 am to 9 pm • Deli: 7 am to 9 pm
Co-op Bakery Café • Map • 405 E. Holly St. at Forest St. • Open Daily: 7 am to 8 pm
Contact us: 360-734-8158 • Customer Inputinfo@communityfood.coopCalendar • © Copyright 2016 Community Food Co-op