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Everyone can shop at Bethlehem Co-op Market, but our 1,500+ member-owners enjoy even more!

As a member-owner, you’ll unlock exclusive discounts, gain voting rights to shape our future, and access savings through our Member Benefits Program, which currently offers deals at over 30 Lehigh Valley businesses.

By becoming a member-owner, you’re not just supporting a grocery store—you’re investing in a sustainable and equitable future for our community.

Member-ownership extends to your entire household or organization, so you can walk in like you own the place, because you do!

Why Join?

Why Join?

Bethlehem Co-op Market is committed to collaboration and democratic decision-making. As a member-owner, you have a voice in our governance, vote for the Board of Directors, and are invited to our Annual Meeting, actively shaping the future of our food co-op.

Enjoy exclusive member-owner discounts and special offers at our store. Plus, save when you #ShopLocal at over 30 Lehigh Valley businesses through our Member Benefits Program.
All member-owners have an equal share of Bethlehem Co-op Market. When profitable, we distribute profits to member-owners through patronage dividends. Our profits stay in our community, not in CEOs’ pockets.
Bethlehem Co-op Market dedicates time, money, and energy to helping our community thrive. Your member-ownership builds a resilient community for generations to come.
By investing in Bethlehem Co-op Market, you support a business that values environmental stewardship. We forge strong relationships with local farmers, choose vendors who employ eco-friendly and ethical practices, cut food miles, and strive to minimize waste and single-use plastics.
Bethlehem Co-op Market ensures equitable food access by running a Food for All program, supporting alternative transportation, accepting SNAP/EBT, and partnering with local organizations to improve access to nutritious food and resources.
We go beyond being a grocery store, believing in community outreach, engagement, and empowerment. We offer educational opportunities that reflect our values, connect with our community, and enable everyone to make informed choices.
At Bethlehem Co-op Market, anyone may join as a member-owner, and everyone is welcome to shop. We choose vendors deliberately to provide meaningful products for our diverse community, ensuring that people from all backgrounds feel represented and comfortable shopping, working, or participating in our co-op. You are welcome as you are at Bethlehem Co-Op Market.

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Member Benefits Program

Shop Local, Save Big – Even Before We Open!

Becoming a member-owner at Bethlehem Co-op Market gives you more than discounts at our future store, it unlocks savings now at over 30 participating Lehigh Valley businesses.

Present your membership card at our Member Benefits Partners or use member-only discount codes online to enjoy special discounts and offers.

Become a Bethlehem Co-op Market member-owner today and save when you #ShopLocal!

Business owners maintain the final say in applying your discount to special orders or quantities.

Join Today

Secure your stake in Bethlehem Co-op Market with a $300 equity share contribution. Enjoy lifetime membership benefits without any additional annual fees!

Secure your stake in Bethlehem Co-op Market with a $300 equity share contribution. Enjoy lifetime membership benefits without any additional annual fees!

30 Months

$1030 months
  • Full Membership
  • Special Discounts
  • Member Benefits Program

12 Months

$2512 months
  • Full Membership
  • Special Discounts
  • Member Benefits Program

Full Membership

$300lifetime
  • Full Membership
  • Special Discounts
  • Member Benefits Program

Low Income

$0
  • Full Membership
  • Special Discounts
  • Member Benefits Program

You should read this notice from our attorney carefully—and if you have any questions—ask them before joining the co-op!