Volunteer @ the Santa Fe Solstice Celebration

  • The team at our Santa Fe store needs volunteers to help hand out ice cream samples during their ice cream social on June 21 from noon to 4:30pm, as part of their Solstice Celebration! If you have experience handing out samples and would like to volunteer at the store, please RSVP below!

Natural Value Paper Products on Sale


Picnic and Party Supplies on Sale!

Whether it’s sandwich bags free of PVCs, waxed-paper bags made from unbleached fiber, or scrubbers made from natural walnut shells, Natural Value makes sure their paper and plastic products are as eco-friendly as possible, and they are continually on the lookout for improved technologies and suppliers that can provide them. Through June find these great Natural Value products on sale!


  • UNBLEACHED Bathroom Tissue DBL ROLL 4 PACK $2.29




Run for the Co-op Board


The Members of La Montañita Co-op elect Board members during an election season in the fall of each year. To qualify as a candidate, you must have a membership that has been valid and continuous since at least July 1, 2014 (our bylaws require a candidate to have been a member at least 4 months prior to the start of the election). You must be at least 21 and not a convicted felon. (see Bylaws Section 2.1) Candidates must complete and submit their application by August 20, 2014. Download a complete election packet here.

This year there are four open positions, three 3-year terms and one 1-year term. Candidates are also strongly encouraged to attend our Annual Membership Meeting, held in late October. At the gathering, candidates can introduce themselves to those attending.

The following is our 2014 schedule for meetings and election deadlines:

  • July 1 The date your membership must be valid and active
  • July 15 Regular meeting of the Board of Directors
  • July 20 Nominations begin
  • Aug. 19 Regular meeting of the Board of Directors
  • Aug. 20 Deadline to submit your application
  • Sept. 7 Deadline to have had your endorsement interview
  • Sept. 16 Regular meeting of the Board of Directors
  • Sept. 30 Deadline for candidate to withdraw from the election
  • Oct. 18 Anticipated date for Annual Meeting
  • Nov. 1 Voting commences through November 14th

Co-operatively yours,

The Nominating Committee

Ariana Marchello, amarchello@gmail.com or 505-570-0743

Marshall Kovitz, marshall@swcp.com or 505-256-1241

You Own It (Survey)


Owner Survey

Fill out the Owner Survey today and save 15% on your next shopping trip. Not a member yet? Become one on your next shopping trip, then share your  $.02!

Start the Survey Here!

Co-op Connection News June, 2014


Co-op Connection News

June, 2014

In this issue we celebrate the birds and bees because its National Pollinator Month. We also give a nod to all the great Dad’s out there, and encourage you to participate in our annual Owner Survey. And, now you can get many of the Co-op Connection articles on our Community blog!