The Purple Carrot Market's Board of Directors proposes a change to the co-op's bylaws that changes the number of seats on the board. All owners are encouraged to review the proposed changes and plan to attend the Annual Meeting on Monday, June 17 to discuss the change and to cast their vote. Click on this link to review the proposed changes. Provisions for absentee voting will be sent to owners prior to the meeting.
If you need a paper copy of the proposed bylaw change, please email the Purple Carrot at email@example.com.
Your current board: Cathy Hartle (President), Susy Prosapio (Vice President), Jim Weiss (Treasurer), Natalie Keane (Secretary), Darlene Brand, LoreLee Beto, Jim Gehant, Elise Carey, Lynn McCarthy.
We have 3 positions up for election: 3 members who expect to run for reelection. Election will take place at the June 17th 2019 Annual Meeting. We also strive to keep a short list of potential board members, should a vacancy occur mid-term.
Our particular needs at this point in our co-op development are any of the following:
Leadership/strategic thinking skills
Technology/business systems knowledge
Expectations: 3-year term, attend 1-2 meetings a month, committee work as needed, be an active ambassador for the organization.
Benefits of Board Service: Actively bring the co-op to opening and beyond, work with a team of great leaders, use your skills to help strengthen our broader community.
If you are interested in serving: Please fill out the Board of Directors Nomination Form so we can get to know you better. Send to our email address: firstname.lastname@example.org or our mailing address PO Box 724, Little Falls MN 56345 by 5PM Monday, May 20th . If you have someone to suggest, please email us.
Absentee ballots: Will be available to owners starting May 31st and closing on June 14th.
Join us for our Community & Owners Meeting! Monday, October 29, 7:00 - 8:00 pm View on Facebook
The Board of the Purple Carrot Market invites owners and community members to a community meeting on Monday, October 29 at Sprout (609 13th Ave NE, Door 8, Little Falls). In addition to giving an update on the co-op's status, we will share a preliminary store design! We will also spend a little time talking about the difference between the Purple Carrot and Sprout and how we will work together to bring you the freshest local foods. Plan to join us!