Membership

Shopping with West Michigan Co-op is open to members only.

Benefits of Membership

Membership at West Michigan Co-op provides you and your family with access to high- quality, local food and other products year-round.

You will have the ability to shop for these products in the convenience of your own home, using our e-commerce website.

You will have the opportunity to meet the farmers and business owners from whom you purchase your products, ask them questions, and learn about their farming and businesses practices.

You will be part of a network of like-minded individuals who care about quality food, healthy products, and sustainable agriculture.

You will be helping to support small, local farmers the backbone of sustainable agriculture.

You will be keeping your money in the Michigan economy. All of our products are Michigan-grown or Michigan-produced. Click here to read more about the benefits of shopping locally.

You will know where your food comes from.

Cost of Membership

There is an annual membership fee of $0.00. In addition, there is a surcharge of 0% on each order. These funds are used to support West Michigan Co-op.

All new members are allowed a two-month free trial period before their membership fee is due.

Volunteering

West Michigan Co-op is run primarily by volunteers. All members are asked to volunteer there time at some point each year to help ensure our continued success.

For information on volunteer opportunities, click here.

Voting Membership

Voting members of the Co-op have the ability to vote at the annual meetings and at any special membership meetings that may be called throughout the year. In addition, voting members are eligible to run for a seat on the Board of Directors when there is a vacancy. As such, they have a greater voice in the direction of the Co-op.

There are two ways in which to become a voting member:
  1. Volunteer five or more times in the calendar year. Volunteer opportunities include helping out at pick-up night, helping at special events, and joining committees. Click here for more information.
  2. Be a selling producer in good standing with the West Michigan Co-Op.

How to Join

Its easy! Click here to submit your membership application now.

Once your completed application is submitted, you will automatically have access to shop on our website during the next shopping cycle.
 
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