Who We Are

Our Mission

We Arose Co-op is a network of local farmers, social enterprises, and consumers dedicated to elevating urban farming cooperation by building community and increasing access to local and affordable, healthy food options through education and outreach.

Our Vision

To inspire future generations to nourish themselves, their families, and communities.  

Our Story

We Introduce To You, We Arose Co-op.

What We Do


Greens to Go is our local food outreach program that offers weekly mobile produce stands and home delivery services. Online ordering and no-contact options are available for curbside pickup and delivery. 2022 growing season info will be available soon. 


We are committed to creating opportunities for local youth and community members to learn the ins and outs of urban farming through educational demonstrations, workshops, and volunteerism.

Building Community

We host special programs and events, fostering meaningful connections among our unique community of farmers, partners, and active supporters. 

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We Arose Co-op

We Arose Co-op

We Arose Co-op is dedicated to elevating urban farming cooperation by building community and increas

2 weeks ago

We Arose Co-op
Thank you to Black Hawk County Master Gardeners for inviting us to share our story and engage with their amazing group!Final Master Gardener Meeting for 2022A big thank you to DaQuan Campbell for speaking at the last Master Gardener Quarterly meeting of 2022. DaQuan is the founder of We Arose Food Co-op in Waterloo, Manager of the Waterloo Urban Farmers Market, and a Black Hawk County Extension board member. Thank you to those who attended and brought the great treats! If you have any ideas for meetings or speakers for 2023, please let us know. ... See MoreSee Less
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1 month ago

We Arose Co-op
Join us this evening for the final We Ride of the season sponsored by @kwiktrip This will be a short 7 mile ride as we take up the lane on 4th St. Bring a friend and help us end this year’s riding season the right way! Meet us at Waterloo Bicycle Works (316 W 3rd St, Waterloo) Ride leaves at 6:15pm! If you haven’t signed up this season - register at the link in bio! @waterloobicycleworks 🚲🌹 ... See MoreSee Less
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2 months ago

We Arose Co-op
Greens to Go Online Market store is open until Wednesday at 5pm! Order now for contactless curbside pickup during our Friday mobile market between 3-6pm. 🍂🥬🌹🛒 greenstogo.localfoodmarketplace.com/products ... See MoreSee Less
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