Case Study - Friendship Store

Ray Williams
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:45pm

Seward Community Co-op located in Minneapolis, MN has roughly 16,000 owners with annual sales $42 million . In 2015, it opened its second location known as the Friendship Store. Raynardo Williams, Friendship Store, Manager will discuss “The Road to Friendship: Addressing Equity During Co-op Expansion”.  He will be discussing the steps, community engagement, organizing and alignment him and others worked to overcome concerns from community members and neighborhood association groups.