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When the man who feeds the world by toiling in the fields is himself deprived of the basic rights of feeding, sheltering, and caring for his own family, the whole community of man is sick.

— César Chávez

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By Joe Romano, 

Marketing Manager

You may have noticed that the Classrooms @ GreenStar building has been adorned with a beautiful new mural that wraps the building. If you have not already seen it, stop by sometime and take a look. The mural was created for GreenStar by two collaborating artists,

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2011 Annual Report

 

GreenStar’s Council and staff accomplished much over the last year and are continuing to make improvements both behind the scenes and in the stores. The hiring of Brandon Kane as our new General Manager (GM) in July 2011, after a lengthy search process, was a great relief for Council, and we are all benefiting from the great work that he, our other managers and all of our incredible staff members are doing. The recent healthy financial statements, our membership numbers, and the warm and friendly atmosphere in the stores are all reflections of the great team we are lucky to have here at GreenStar. Thank you all so much for all of the time and effort you put into making our co-op rock. 

Download the entire report.

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  • Jillian Brazel,
    Pastry Chef

    bigstock Strawberries In ChocolateStrawberry season is coming, so look for pies, parfaits, and crisps! Don't forget to order cake for your graduate!

    Strawberry season is just around the comer and with it comes lots of delicious treats! Strawberry-rhubarb pies and strawberry cream pies will be on the shelves again, along with strawberry shortcake parfaits and strawberry rh...

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