Citizen Science: The What and the Why

DCU Citizen Science Initiative

The environment we live in is so vast and diverse, even just our local area can lead to endless routes for research. Ecologists have a huge task in protecting and restoring the natural environment by providing important information about how human activity affects individual species. An impossibly huge task in recording it in it’s entirety. This …. |READ MORE|

Dave Dunn – Craft of Facilitation

Dave Dunn will be running a Facilitation Skills Training this October as part of our new Dublin Food Co-op Community Development Programme. Dave’s course will run over 2 Saturday mornings in October . The course will take place in the Inchicore Sports and Social Club.  Many of you know Dave from his excellent facilitation of …. |READ MORE|

Newsletter July

Dear Member We hope you’ve been enjoying the great seasonal produce that’s been available at the Co-op this July! If you haven’t yet, don’t worry, as August is the best time for seasonal Irish fruits and vegetables. Aoife talks about our second abundant and eventful Street Feast, with a special mention of Tim Cookson, our …. |READ MORE|

Notes on our Annual General Meeting 2019

This years’ Annual General Meeting was truly a testament to the culture of our co-operative and the engagement of active membership. The meeting was held over three and a half hours (including a brief Special General Meeting) and it remained productive and constructive throughout. As the Secretary of the Dublin Food Co-op, Sam Toland is …. |READ MORE|

Annual General Meeting 2019 & SGM

All members are cordially invited to the next Annual General Meeting of the Dublin Food Co-op which will be held on:- Wednesday 12th June at 18.00 (Registration from 17.00) Inchicore Sports and Social Club, Library Square, Inchicore Please find attached the formal notice and agenda for this meeting, notice and agenda for the accompanying special general …. |READ MORE|

CB Candidates 2019

Show candidates for election

All the nominations received by the Co-op were reviewed at a meeting of our Nomination & Governance Committee, and we are happy to announce the Rose McCaul and Grace Wilentz will be joining sitting CB members Maureen O’Donnell and Filipa Ferraz in standing for (re-)election to the CB. As we do not have more candidates …. |READ MORE|

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Want to join the DFC Book Club?

Patrick Doyle has been a member of our Co-op for a number of years, and volunteers regularly at the Co-op. Following a series of recent events and meetings organised by the Dublin Food Co-operative (I’m thinking in particular about the film screening held at Inchicore Sports and Social Club) I thought was worth trying to build …. |READ MORE|

Election to Co-ordinating Body (Board) of the Dublin Food Co-op

We in the Dublin Food Co-op believe that every co-operative is only as good as its volunteer members. If you are interested in a leadership role that will have an impact across our whole community while serving the needs of our members, then getting nominated to serve on the Co-ordinating Body (the Board of Directors) …. |READ MORE|

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