Co-op for Community Nominations

Nominations for 2022 are open from October 4 – November 3.

Please, take time to participate in this year’s Co-op for Community nomination ballot. Our cooperative grocery store operates for the benefit of our owners and is grounded in 7 common principles, which are collectively agreed upon by a global cooperative community. In voting, you are showing your commitment to Cooperative Principle 2, Democratic Member-Owner Control.

This year, we have 15 Co-op for Community partner nominees (listed below) to choose from, and you can read their submitted statements HERE. You must be an active owner of Rising Tide to vote. If you are not sure about your ownership status, please contact

Please, email for a link to the 2021 Board of Directors and Co-op for Community ballot.

Thank you, in advance, for being a dedicated owner of Rising Tide Co-op! 

Thank you to all who submitted suggestions.

Below is a list of Nominees for the Co-op for Community Partnerships.



Blessings in a Backpack-Jefferson Village School  Blessing in a Backpack – Facebook Page
Caring for Kids

Coastal Rivers Conservation Trust
Community Housing Improvement Project
FARMS at the Y
Healthy Kids
Hearty Roots
Inn Along the Way
Lincoln County Gleaners
Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
Midcoast Humane
Morris Farm
New Hope for Women
OUT Maine
Veggies to Table