The Butte Food Co-Op
PO Box 681
Butte, MT 59703-0681
Christopher Borton, Julie Jaksha (Chair), Russ O’Leary, Debbie Smith, Steve Thompson
The National Center for Appropriate Technology is a national nonprofit that helps people by championing small-scale, local, and sustainable solutions to reduce poverty, promote healthy communities, and protect natural resources.
FCI, or Food Co-op Initiative is a cooperative that helps get new food co-ops on their feet. It provides information, training and technical assistance and engages in research to blaze, maintain and improve the development path for new food Co-ops.
Headwaters RC&D is a 501c(3) non-profit focused on improving the economic and social well-being of the Southwest Montana region through conservation, development, and proper use of natural and human resources
As the ONLY statewide resource for cooperative development, the Montana Cooperative Development Center (MCDC) works with new and existing co-ops and other groups to evaluate co-op business models and strategies to meet their objectives. MCDC is a nonprofit corporation with financial assistance from state and federal sources, which allows MCDC to offer services at little or no cost to project groups.