Become a Food Shed Co-op Founding Owner


Please review the following: FAQ PageOwner Agreement & our Bylaws

STEP ONE: Choose a Founding Owner Level

Founding Owner: Two shares of common stock for $200

Founding Owner Payment Plan: Two shares of common stock for an initial payment of $30 then nine monthly payments of $20 (total payment of $200 plus a $10 administrative fee)

14 Carrot Founding Owner: Three shares of common stock for $300

18 Carrot Founding Owner: Four shares of common stock for $400

24 Carrot Founding Owner: Five shares of common stock for $500

Cornucopia Founding Owner: Ten shares of common stock for $1000

Please Note: You are buying equity in a member owned cooperative and this fee is not tax deductible. Purchasing stock in the cooperative is subject to the same risks inherent in any business enterprise. The Cooperative will buy back stock at the original price, less reasonable processing fees, if the Board determines this is possible per the terms of the bylaws.

STEP TWO: Complete the Owner Application

Either print the Owner Agreement then mail to our PO Box -OR- Fill out our Online Owner Agreement Form

STEP THREE: Make your payment

Select an Ownership Processing Option

Check: Mail your check payment to the address below and on the form.

In Person: Sign up and pay in person. Check our calendar for an event that will be processing Owner Agreements and accepting payments (we will also note if we are accepting credit card payments at the event)

Online with Credit Card or Paypal: If you are filling out our online form you will automatically be redirected to the online payment page. Optionally you can make your secure payment via Paypal below, print and complete the Owner Agreement, then either mail the agreement to the address below or email a scan of the document to

Mailing Address: Food Shed Co-op, P.O. Box 1663, Woodstock, IL 60098

Online Payment Links

Founding Owner = 2 shares of stock
14 Carrot Founding Ownership = 3 shares of stock
18 Carrot Founding Ownership = 4 shares of stock
24 Carrot Founding Ownership = 5 shares of stock

Cornucopia Founding Ownership = 10 shares of stock

Payment Plan Links

Initial $30 payment plan installment
Ongoing $20 Manual payment plan installment

Monthly $20 Autopay Signup


Additional Share Options

Purchase an additional Share (Note: Maximum is 10 shares per individual owner. Households can have multiple adult owners)

Purchase a Child Ownership

Purchase an Ownership "In Memory of"