Host a House Party


The Elk River Area Food Co-op understands the power of gathering people together. We believe that bringing people to the table to discuss an important issue, in a comfortable environment, is a great way to grow sustainable and durable support for the Elk River Area Food Co-op.


  1. Contact us at and pick a date and location to hold your party
  2. Download the House Party Planning Guide  and begin inviting your friends, family, neighbors and co-workers
  3. Decide on some light snacks and beverages
  4. Once the day comes, a Co-op House Party Expert will set up a small table with information and answer any questions your guests may have.
  5. Celebrate your community and all the new connections being made!


Hosting a house party is a great opportunity to bring your network of like-minded individuals together to answer questions about the co-op. The best part is you’re not in it alone – a trained volunteer will help you every step of the way. From planning and preparation, to the final celebration you will have support and guidance in order to host an informative, motivating, fun party.

Once you decide you want to host a house party, download the House Party Planning Guide  and contact us at From there we will help you plan the details. Your job is to invite as many friends, family members, co-workers, and anyone else who will benefit from this amazing cause. Decide on a few snacks and beverages to have available, pick a date and let your trained Co-op House Party Expert do the heavy lifting. It doesn’t have to be fancy, we’re all about practicality. In the garage, at the kitchen table, or sitting in the living room – we don’t care where the parties at, we just want to bring people together!

House Parties have been extremely helpful in the growth of the Elk River Area Food Co-op and we look to our members to continue to promote our efforts and get the word out. Check your calendar and set your Elk River Area Food Co-op House Party date today!