Ten years is a long time to wait for anything, and that's how long the first member-owners of the South Philly Food Co-op have been waiting for the dream of a community-owned grocery store to become a reality.
This South Philly grocery store has been in the works for 10 years. It will open during a pandemic.
01/14/2021 – Metro Philadelphia | A labor of community love ten years in the making
01/10/2021 – Fox29 Good Day Philadelphia | South Philly Food Co-Op is now open after 10 years of development
12/25/2020 – KYW | New South Philly co-op focuses on bringing local food to community
12/23/2020 – Passyunk Post | South Philly Food Co-op Opens December 23rd (yes really)
12/22/2020 – Progressive Grocer | South Philly Food Co-op is in Business at Last