Supporting Sustainable Agriculture since 1973

Seasonal • Local • Organic



Natural and organic, produced thoughtfully with you in mind



Supported by and support for our local community members



Ideas and concepts that will guide you to a healthier life

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True to our cooperative roots which were based on democratic control, Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op provides its owners with numerous opportunities to participate actively in making decisions, setting policies, and developing our co-op's place as a unique, sustainable business in our community.

Join the Co-op Owner Work Program

Optional Owner Work Program:

Receive a 10% discount for an entire month whenever you do six hours of owner work in the store serving customers or working on our Demo or Outreach teams.  It’s a flexible program!  You can work every month or just once in awhile.  You must be a Co-op owner or household shopper to participate in the Owner Work Program and must complete the Get to Know Us orientation program before performing work. For more information, register for a Get to Know Us Owner Work Orientation at our Customer Service Desk.

Owner Worker Benefits

  • If you (and/or your household shopper) work 6 hours per month, you will receive a 10% discount on all purchases.
  • You can become an active participant in governance, store, community and outreach activities.
  • You will have the opportunity to learn about your store, its products, staff, operations, and to share the skills that you have with others.
  • You will have the opportunity to make friends, build community, and have fun!

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Co-op Quarterly Owner Meetings

Each quarter Co-op owners are invited to attend an owner meeting to learn more about what is happening at the Co-op from our Board of Directors and our general manager and to enjoy the company of other Co-op owners.

Owner Fact Sheets

To find our more about how you can get involved in your co-op and be an active participant in the cooperative process, see our Owner Fact below.