Rochester's First and Only Cooperative
It's true. Abundance Cooperative Market is Rochester's first and only cooperatively-owned natural products retail grocer. Although we opened to the public in 2001, our history spans more than forty years, beginning with the Genesee Co-op Natural Foodstore in 1968. We provide shareholders and non-shareholders a friendly meeting place, healthful food, and safe household products at reasonable prices. We give priority to buying local, organic, sustainable, and/or socially responsible products. For more information, you can review the "ends" statement in our Policy Governance handbook.
Join Us and Become an Owner
We offer many savings and shareholder benefits to over 1,600 owners. Why not fill out a Shareholder Application today? There is no annual fee or renewal charge.
Why We're Cooperatively Owned
Cooperatives exist to serve like minded people working for a common cause, which is why eight hundred million people world-wide belong to cooperatives. Learn more at Go-Coop!
Co+Op = Stronger Together
Abundance is a member of the National Cooperative Grocers (NCG). This partnership offers customers competitive prices and great monthly sales on hundreds of products through the Co+Op Deals program. Check out the StrongerTogether site for more information on what our collective selves are up to.
We also have "Monthly Shareholder Deals", which offer significant savings for our owners. And our "Basics" program offers every day low prices to both owners and non-owners on a variety of basic grocery items. See Savings and Shareholder Benefits.
Our Board of Directors, our bylaws and our shareholders guide the development and direction of our Cooperative. So have a voice: Become part of a unique community of healthful and socially conscious owners. Fill out a Shareholder Application today.
Abundance is YOUR locally grown, community owned co-op food store!