Being part of an organization dedicated to contributing to the health and self-determination of our community.
Having a say in the co-op’s activities and future.
Shopping discounts, deals and potential patronage refunds.
Opportunities to share knowledge and build community.
How can you get involved In the Detroit People’s Food Co-op?
The first step is to JOIN! Membership is open to individuals who are residents of Michigan and over 21 years of age. The price to purchase a lifetime share in the co-op is $200 per person (one person per share please). The share price can be paid in one lump sum or spread out over ten monthly installment payments.
You can join at any of our in-person presentations or tabling events, by stopping by the DPFC office during office hours – currently Mondays 2-5pm and Wednesdays 12-3pm, or by mailing in an application form with payment. The DPFC office is located inside the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network office at 11000 W. McNichols Road, Suite 105, Detroit, MI 48221. For more information, please call (833) DPFC313 or (833) 373-2313
The Detroit People’s Food Co-op is a Black-led and 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.