San Diego's Best In Organic Produce
& Customer Service

Everyone can shop, Anyone can join!

Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Market is a member-owned vegetarian consumer co-op that has been serving the community since 1972. Originally a worker's collective, the cooperative has grown to include 6,000 feet of retail space and more than 13,500 member/owners. The Co-op offers an extensive selection of organic produce, grocery, dairy, and bulk foods and herbs, as well as vitamins and homeopathics, cruelty-free bodycare, and aromatherapy products. Enjoy a full service sit-down deli featuring a delicious selection of home-style vegetarian and vegan entrees, salads, sandwiches, freshly prepared baked goods, desserts, and more! At People's, San Diego's only customer-owned grocery store, we specialize in products that are organic, wholesome, minimally processed, vegetarian and environmentally safe.

November News

People's will be Closed on Thanksgiving Day

Next Board Meeting
Monday, November 17th at 6 p.m.


  • Outreach & Education Committee
    Chair, Andi Briceno
    Meeting: November 10, 5:30 p.m.
  • Planning Committee
    Chair, Stephanie Mood
    Meeting: November 10, 6:30 p.m.
  • Finance Committee
    Chair, Chet Nelson
    Meeting: November 10, 7 p.m.

Meetings are held in the Co-op's Community Room

Get More Involved!
Run for a Seat on the
Co-op's Board of Directors
The People's Co-op Board of Directors is made up of member-owners like you. There are two seats open to be filled in the upcoming election, which will conclude at the Co-op's Annual Meeting in April, 2015. Learn more on our Board of Directors page or download the Co-op's newsletter and turn to page 5.

People's Co-op Owner Appreciation Days
Thursday, November 20
10% off purchases*
Seniors with an active People's membership receive an extra
Owner Appreciation Day
Tuesday, November 18. *excludes "no further discount items".

O. B. People's
Arts and Crafts Fair
Saturday, November 22, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Start your holiday shopping early with People’s Fall Arts & Crafts Fair. Co-op owners will showcase and sell their one-of-a-kind handmade wares. Items include a unique selection of jewelry, pottery, knit scarves and bags, trinkets, magnets, soaps, candles, stained glass and much more. All booths will be in front of the market. If it rains, we’ll postpone the fair until Saturday, December 6th.


We accept
Beacon Award