Due to limitations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, this program is suspended until further notice. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. We look forward to safely and thoughtfully reinstating a vibrant Co-op Volunteer Program in the future.

Co-op Volunteer Program

Contribute to your Co-op, Connect with Community, Earn a Discount!

Member-Owner engagement is a valued component of our Co-op. Your involvement enhances the spirit of community that is so important to the successful fulfillment of GreenStar’s mission and values. Read on to find out how you can get involved.

GreenStar offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for Co-op Members:


Each weekly, 2-hour shift earns one week of 15.5% SuperWorker discount*  

Four month minimum commitment for most SuperWorker shifts    

IN THE STORES: help keep our spaces neat, clean and organized!

IN THE OFFICE: help with basic administrative tasks

IN THE COMMUNITY: help with special events & projects


Each monthly, 2-hour meeting and associated work, earns four weeks of 8% MemberWorker discount*

Commit to one year placement and attend at least 2 meetings per quarter (3 month period)

ON A COMMITTEE: Serve on a Council Committee in an advisory capacity. Each committee meets monthly, on a specific day (e.g. 3rd Tuesday) at a set time. Learn more about Council Committees here.

*some exceptions apply

How to Get Started

Attend an upcoming one hour Co-op Volunteer Program Orientation, which is required before signing up to volunteer in any capacity. Orientations are held at each store location, and you can attend any orientation, regardless of where you’d like to volunteer.

Register here, email volunteer@greenstar.coop, or sign up in person at the Customer Service Desk at our Cascadilla St. store.

Questions? Contact volunteer@greenstar.coop