OCTOBER IS NATIONAL FOOD CO-OP MONTH
NOW is the time for you to become a co-op owner! Mama Squash has 91 owners to date and we need YOU to make our goal of 800 owners! TOGETHER WE CAN DO IT!
MAMA SQUASH MARKET, an Illinois for-profit cooperative corporation incorporated in Illinois, is owned and governed by its member-owners who annually elect a nine-member board of directors to oversee the General Manager through the use of policy governance.
MAMA SQUASH will be a full-service, brick and mortar store in Villa Park, IL featuring local, sustainably grown,organic produce, meat and dairy products, as well as all of the other staples you'e expect to find in any grocery store - dry goods, bulk foods, and frozen foods. Mama Squash will be a community gathering place where shoppers can enjoy a cup of coffee or juice while socializing with fellow shoppers.
Mama Squash’s vision extends beyond providing healthy food options. The co-op aims to provide jobs, education, promote healthy lifestyles and contribute to the growth and development of the village of Villa Park.