The Finance Committee is actively creating policies that will guide the management of DPFC finances prior to and after the opening of the store. Construction on the Detroit Food Commons is projected to begin in the summer of 2021.
The DPFC Finance Committee meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 10:30-11:30 AM. Due to Covid-19, in-person meetings have been replaced with virtual meetings via Zoom.
The Detroit People’s Food Co-op is an African American led, community-owned grocery cooperative. The co-op’s purpose is to provide improved access to healthy food and food education to Detroit residents. Meeting the needs of the community is achieved through the democratic control of the co-op by its member/owners.