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Committees of the Board of Directors

Our committees help us run Honest Weight. See if there is a committee for you.

Our committees have developed workplans for the coming year. These will be posted as soon as available in PDF format. (Note: this file is password protected.  Please call the co-op with your member number to obtain the password and download instructions or email memberservices-AT-honestweight.coop.)

Committee reports, when available, are appended to board meeting minutes. See this page for more information.

If you would like more information about any committee or to express interest in joining one, please use the committee email address provided below.  You can also email the Board: boardadmin-AT-honestweight.coop 

> Anti-Racism Committee

Purpose:  To explore ways for HWFC to actively and consistently support and anti-racist agenda. 

Board Liaison:  Gregor Wynnyczuk

Committee Email:  To be determined.

Regularly Meets:  To be determined. 

 

> Communications Committee

Purpose:  To provide information about the Co-op to member-owners. The Committee publishes the monthly Membership newsletter, Honest Slate.

       Board Liaison:  Janet Sorell

Committee Email:  CommunicationComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Fourth Monday of the month, Small Conference Room, 6:00pm

 

> Elections and Nominations Committee

Purpose:  To find and review nominees for vacancies on the Board of Directors.

Board Liaison:  Mollie Lampi

Committee Email:  ElectionsComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second Wednesday of the month, Small Conference Room, 5:30pm

Report to the Board on the Governance Survey Results from October 2019 Membership Meeting

 

> Environment Committee

Purpose:  To promote and highlight ways environmental stewardship and initiatives are enacted by HWFC, to develop and support environmental actions that are consistent with the Co-op's Mission, and to be the point of contact for environmental questions and ideas from the Co-op community. 

Board Liaison:  Rebecca Dinhofer

Committee Email:  EnvironmentComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second Monday of the month, Rick's Office, 6 pm  

October 2018 Report & Recommendations for Zero Waste at Honest Weight 

Waste Audit Reports by Department

Waste Management at other Co-ops  

Energy Audit Report 2019

Earth Month Fun 2020 from the Environment Comm

 

> Finance Committee 

Purpose: To keep board and member-owners informed of the Co-op's financial condition.

Board Liaison:  Warren Hamilton

Committee Email:  FinanceComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Last Monday of the month, Community Room, 6pm

 

> Honest Arts Committee

Purpose:  To beautify the internal and external physical environment of HWFC.

Board Liaison:  Warren Hamilton

Committee Email:  HonestArtsCommittee-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Third Monday of the month, Community Room, 7pm

 

Membership Committee

Purpose:  To promote member-owner participation in the Co-op, preserve the rights and roles of member-owners, and search for solutions to member-owner issues and concerns.

Board Liaison:  Avery Cotton

Committee Email:  MembershipComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second Monday of the month, Teaching Kitchen, 5:30pm

     See the Membership Committee's next meeting agenda here

 

Nutrition and Education Committee

Purpose:  To provide educational materials related to food issues.

Board Liaison:  Chris Edwardson

Committee Email:  NutritionComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Third Monday of the month, Small Conference Room, 5:30pm

 

> Personnel Committee 

Purpose:  To provide policy research and proposals to the board regarding all staffing issues at the Co-op, specifically including the maintenance of a current employee manual which is available to all staff members.

Board Liaison:  Gregor Wynnyczuk

Committee Email:  PersonnelComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second & Fourth Thursday of the month, Small Conference Room, 5:30pm