Rockford HRA Supports Crow River Food Co-op

The Crow River Food Co-op was recently awarded a grant in the amount of $3,000 from the Initiative Foundation in Little Falls, MN for the preparation of a financial pro forma of the store and assistance with the business plan for the store.  The Rockford HRA has also approved to fund up to $3,000 for the financial pro forma and assistance with the business plan.  The financial pro forma will provide all of the start up costs for the Crow River Food Co-op and will project sales and operating costs for the first 10 years of business. The report will be completed by Bill Gessner of CDS Coop Consultants.