Owner Rights and Benefits
As a Willy Street Co-op Owner, you can:
- Receive a Patronage Refund during years the Co-op is profitable (initiated in late 2009)
- Take advantage of Owner Rewards sales and sign up to receive the flyer by email
- Receive free tickets to our Annual Meeting & Party
- Get discounts on pre-ordered case purchases
- Special order items not regularly sold in the store
- Receive our monthly newsletter, the Reader, in the mail or sign up to receive it by email
- Receive a 5% discount on Reader advertising
- Participate in the organization by serving on committees or running for the Board of Directors
- Enroll in our Access Discount Program to receive 10% off everyday purchases if you are in need of financial assistance.
- Co-op reciprocity: When traveling you'll pay owner prices at most other retail food co-ops throughout the country by showing your Willy Street Co-op Owner card
- Save 5% every day (Owners pay shelf price; non-Owners pay 5% more)
- Benefits are limited to Willy Street Co-op Owners only; purchase surcharges waived for customers with legitimate ownership cards from other existing food co-ops.