Wedge giving back to community with grants

The Wedge Co-op is granting $75,000 to nine community organizations as part of its annual WedgeShare grants.

The recipients support food shelves and local sustainable food, promote community gardening, and educate the community about fresh food. They include the Emergency Foodshelf Network, Open Arms of Minnesota, Water Legacy, Minnesota Food Association, Community Design Center of Minnesota, Centro Campesino, Great River Greening, Midtown Farmers Market and Cycles for Change.

Since 1997, The Wedge has granted more than $600,000 to organizations that align with its cooperative principles.