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Weaver Street Market: We Own It!
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Mission Statement
Weaver Street Market's mission is a vibrant, sustainable commercial center for the community of owners and potential owners, which is
  • Cooperative - control and profits stay within the community
  • Local - maximizes local resources to meet local needs
  • Ecological - works in harmony with the environment
  • Primary - provides for basic community needs
  • Fair - mutually beneficial and non-exploitative
  • Inclusive - accessible to the whole community
  • Interactive - creates opportunity for community interaction
  • Empowering - enables fulfilling work and customer experiences
  • Educational - develops an informed community
  • And is reliant on community support - to purchase goods and services, invest in the cooperative, and participate in governance.
 
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All of our profits are returned to owners, donated to our community, or used to strengthen the cooperative. Cooperative businesses are honest, open and fair, behave with integrity, and remain accountable for their actions.