The newest issue of ROOTSTOCK is now available! If you would like some copies of this newsletter to share with your friends and community, please get in touch with Lamar. Big thanks to the RCC Owners who helped publish this
By James Lamar Gibson and John Jones Originally published in the News & Record. Once it is up and running, the Renaissance Community Cooperative grocery store will serve thousands of northeast Greensboro residents in a neighborhood that has languished as
Remarks by Ed Whitfield at the RCC Ownership Drive Launch Party, April 5, 2014 Hello, I’m Ed Whitfield with F4DC. We are working as advisers to the RCC Coop project. I want to talk a little about doubt. How should
On January 22, 2014, a full house at the Peeler Recreation Center heard presentations from the Renaissance Community Coop and Self-Help Ventures Fund. The RCC is launching our ownership and fundraising campaigns following the hiring of our first staff person,
The second issue of the Renaissance Community Coop newsletter is available now!
The meeting was called to order by the president Mr. Leo Stewart at 7:15 pm. There was a total of 27 people in attendance. Welcome the welcome was given by the president immediately after the meeting was called to order.
The first issue of our printed newsletter, ROOTSTOCK, is out! We’re thrilled to have our first printed newsletter available to our community and across the city! The name, ROOTSTOCK, comes from the world of gardening and farming. It refers to
Last Monday, over 50 people gathered at the Presbyterian Church of the Cross for the Renaissance Community Coop’s public meeting. The agenda included updates on the last City Council meeting, news from the various sub-committees and a small group activity
We are disappointed that five City Council members decided to give the Renaissance Center and $1.5 million to private investors. Four council members supported our vision of a successful coop grocery store anchoring a vibrant city-owned shopping center – a
The pro forma is the document used to develop the cooperative’s financial model in advance of opening. These are routinely used by all kinds of businesses. In the spirit of transparency, our developing pro forma is posted online for anyone