Membership Meeting Corner

Membership Meeting Corner

Reports by Member-Owners on the membership meetings of the Honest Weight Food Co-op.

GRC members

Governance Review Council Welcomes Three New Council Members

Three Honest Weight Food Co-op (HWFC) members were elected to the Governance Review Council (GRC) during the October 23rd Membership Meeting. Judith Brink, Thomas...
Stacks of Coins

How NOT to Keep $1.2 Million in a Shoe Box: The Vote to Amend...

At Honest Weight’s October 23 Membership Meeting, one of the items on the ballot was to amend the Articles of Incorporation’s Par Value statement....

What is HWFC’s “Governance Review Council?”

Functions Current Governance Review Council (GRC) member Jeff Marden describes the GRC’s function as a “check and balance,” while longtime Co-op Member Ed Miller refers...
Co-op Membership Meeting

Mostly Good News and Optimism from Recent Budget Meeting

The June 27 Co-op Budget meeting was surprisingly interesting and enjoyable. I thought Jim Guzewich, our temporary CFO, did an outstanding job of clearly,...
Vote counters at the April membership meeting

A Member Report on the April 17th Board Election

On a Sunday in mid-April, I rushed back from a conference in Portland, Maine to attend Honest Weight’s 2016 Board election, which was billed...
Board candidates at the April membership meeting

April 17th Meeting Report: One Member’s Perspective

The parking lot at St. Sophia’s appeared to be packed to capacity. I decided to park on the street. Walking into the meeting hall,...

A Day and Life as an Honest Weight Food Co-op Member

I first would like to thank Paula Weiss for giving me the opportunity to write about my encounters as a member of the Co-op. My...