Meeting Minutes Archive

PFC is a consumer cooperative; this means we are owned by our customers. Our owners fill a nine-seat board of directors from among their ranks

Board Meeting Agenda

Interested in visiting our board meeting? Check out the agenda here. Depending on holidays, our meetings are on the first Monday of the month from 7-9pm at PFC (507 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo). 

The role of the Board is to establish a vision for the future of the Co-op and govern the cooperative towards these ends. At People's, our Board governs via our By-Laws and our Policies. the Board also provides fiduciary and management oversight.

Our Ends Policy guides the organization in the decisions we make - from the products on the shelves to engagement in our community. 

The general manager regularly reports on PFC's progress toward achieving our Ends. See Ends report here

PFC Ends Statement

PFC of Kalamazoo exists to create access for all to food that is healthy for people, land and the economy. 

People – Because of PFC:
We are a thriving antiracist/anti-oppressive cooperative village.
We are a food sovereign community. 

Land – Because of PFC:
There is a healthier ecological system. 

Economy – Because of PFC:
Cooperative business exists in our community.
Local jobs exist in our community.
Local money stays in our local economy.


Board Members

Our Board is made up of the following volunteer directors (the date after the name denotes the end of the term for that director):

  You can also find past board meeting summaries and meeting minutes in the archive sidebar above. 



Apply to be on the PFC Board of Directors today!

PFC Board of Directors is currently seeking to appoint one additional board member to round out our team of eight to a team of nine.

Are you excited about the work of PFC, creating access for all to good food? Are you a big picture thinker? Are you committed to anti-oppression and racial equity work? Do you have experience working within a group to make good things happen? If you read these questions and get more excited with everyone, we want to talk to you!

Your next step is to download and fill out a 2018 PFC Board Candidacy Application. Email the application or any questions to Applications will be considered at every first Monday of the month Board Meeting until the seat is filled.