Come here to shop for groceries that are
- Organically grown
- Healthy (minimally processed and free from unnecessary additives)
- Environmentally sound (locally grown or produced, minimally and ecologically packaged)
Our staff will be available for advice and questions.
A cooperative is a business owned and operated by its members, but you do not need to be a member to shop here. Advantages of membership: you have a vote in how the Co-op is run.
The Phoenix Earth Food Co-op is also known as the
Toledo Natural Food Co-Op, a name we have used in the past.
- Weekdays 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Saturday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Events—Latest News Updates
Eight announcements (scroll down)
(1) May 25, Saturday afternoon event at the Co-op
Starting at 1pm, Molly Reed will give an introduction to Vermicomposting (composting with worms).
(2) May 28, Committee meeting
The Co-op's Business Plan Committee will meet at the Coop next Tuesday 5/28 at 9:30 AM. We have committed to having our "numbers" so we can go to the next step of writing and working with the Toledo Chamber of Commerce. Anyone interested is welcome to attend.
(3) Resignation of board member Pete DeWood
At today's meeting, the board accepted Pete DeWood's resignation. Thank you, Pete, for your service. The board will appoint a replacement board member who will serve until elections are held at the the annual membership meeting in the fall. Before making an appointment, the board is seeking nominations from members. Anybody who is interested is encouraged to submit an application for candidacy. Application forms are available on line on the Board&Membership page of this website and in the store. Please keep in mind that only members who have made equity payment in full are eligible.
In addition to replacing Pete on an interim basis, the board is starting its campaign to recruit candidates for regular board elections during the annual membership meeting. Again, application forms are available on line or in the store.
(4) At the University of Toledo's Earth Fest
Our general manager and two of the board were at a table at Earth Fest, April 23.
A message from the GM, Lisa Blake
(6) The greenest business in town...
In a poll by Toledo City Paper, Phoenix Earth Food Co-op was voted Toledo's greenest business!
(7)  GMO and us—a message from our GM
(8) GMO labelling in California
The Corncucopia Institute s webpage with infographic in support of Californian Proposition 37, requiring labelling GMOs.