Join the Co-op

Support the co-op by becoming a member. We offer different types of memberships that will entitle you to a discount when you shop with us. Low-income dues options for working members are available. Please let Membership know when joining.

Working Members

June 2021:  we’re resuming new member orientations!
We’ll reach out to those whose availability matches open weekly coop shifts (check your SPAM filter, as our messages often get flagged by mistake).  Please fill out our New Member Availability Survey here.

Working Memberships

Membership Annual Dues Discount Work Requirement Details
Weekly Working $36 20% 2.25 hours/week dues are prorated by the month and are paid at the end of new-member orientation, not before.
Shared Working Membership $48 ($24/person) 15% 2.25 hours/week shared between 2 members Find someone else and between the two of you work one weekly shift.
Weekly Working Household $48 20% 2.25 hours/week. A second member of your household is also a member, working or nonworking.

Nonworking Members

To become a nonworking member, you can join (or renew) at the store or online. You’ll pay a prorated amount when you join and renew at the full amount next January. Your email or register receipt is proof of membership.

Nonworking Memberships

Membership Annual Dues Discount Work Requirement Details
Nonworking $60 8% None
Nonworking Household $72 8% None A second member of your household may use your discount to shop.

Other Discounts (no membership required)

  • 8% – senior (65 and up)
  • 5% – paying with EBT, disabled or tenant of Cooper Square Mutual Housing Association
  • 3% – student or member of another co-op

Discounts do not combine. Each person takes only the largest of whichever discount applies. For example, a student who also uses EBT gets 5%, not 8%.

If you have questions that are not answered here, please contact membership.