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Free limited-edition Oaklandish t-shirt. Buy shares by Halloween.

We’re partnering with civic pride apparel company, Oaklandish, on a limited-edition t-shirt. Oaklandish is the creator of the ubiquitous Oakland “roots” logo and of iconic apparel celebrating “local love and original Oakland charm”. Oaklandish is backing
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$50,000 Match From RSF Social Finance

RSF Social Finance (RSF), a leading financial services organization in the San Francisco Bay Area, is offering $50,000 in investment if we can raise an additional $50,000 in investments by Monday, September 16. This is called a “match”… every share purchased in our l
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How to Buy Stock for Minors

Through the Uniform Gift to Minors Act, an adult custodian can purchase preferred stock in our company for a minor. Our subscription agreement includes the necessary provisions for an adult custodian to title stock in the name of a minor. Here are the three things to provide in the su
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Why our first closing matters & why it’s not the end

RSVP for our Celebrating Success in Raising Community event on June 5, 5:30 – 8:30pm. When we created the terms for our Community Investment Offering we included what is often called a “first closing”, which is an early close of part of a financing round that commenc
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Boost Your investment Power Via a $50,000 Share Match

Buy shares before May 24th and double the impact of your investment. In February we successfully met a $25,000 Share Match. But far more people wanted to jump on the opportunity to double the impact of their investment than the match could support. Because so many people were interest
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Featured on KPIX CBS evening news

Here is a clip of a feature story about our project on the evening news on KPIX CBS on  March 4.
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Success of Share Match Shows the Power of Small Investors

Click here for updated charts of the performance and breakdown of our community investment campaign. We recently called for help to seize a $20,000 Share-for-Share Match opportunity in which every share purchased by a member of the public would be matched by an investor until we reach
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Double Your Impact Through a $20,000 Share-for-Share Match

Buy shares before March 1st and double the impact of your investment. Have you been thinking about investing in People’s Community Market but haven’t gotten around to doing it yet? Now is your chance to act and double your impact! An investor is offering a $20,000 Share-fo
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Engaging the community in creating our store

Last December we co-hosted, with People’s Grocery, the first of a series of community gatherings geared at engaging residents of West Oakland in our efforts to create a full-service grocery store, health resource center and community hub in the neighborhood. In addition to socia
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Stuff Your Stockings With Real Community Stock

Stuff Your Stockings With Real Community Stock Want to give your family and friends a unique and meaningful gift that will last long beyond the holidays? Give them the gift of being Founders and Shareholders in People’s Community Market! Buying preferred shares in our community enterp
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