• Our mission

    The NWCDC works to foster community economic development through the cooperative business model.

    The NWCDC logo features twin pines, a symbol used by North American cooperatives to mark the mutual support of people helping people.

  • Establish your co-op

    • Feasibility Assessment/Analysis
    • Organizational Development
    • Cooperative Education
    • Business Planning
    • Strategic Planning
    • Market Research
    • Board Training
    • Grant Writing

  • Strengthen your co-op

    Democratic goverance and support from other cooperatives is essential to any co-op. We can help strengthen:

    • Member participation
    • Oversight by the Board
    • Your co-op’s role in the broader community

  • Expand your co-op

    To succeed as a strong business, co-ops need effective operations and sound financial management. We can assist with:

    • Business planning
    • Financial management
    • Operations assessments
    • Strategic planning
    • Personnel recruitment


  • Cultivate Cooperative Roots Conference

     colorlogo_june29Spokane, WA

    February 5-7, 2016

    1. Build cooperative business skills to support successful ventures
    2. Nurture strategic alliances and strengthen relationships between participants with support of access to local foods as a common thread between co-op sectors.
    3. Celebrate successful examples and learn from other cooperatives.

    Click Here or on the icon to go to the conference web site!

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 265
Olympia, WA 98507

(360) 943-4241
(360) 570-8415 (fax)
info @ nwcdc.coop

Physical Address:
407 4th Ave E Suite 201
Olympia, WA

Please note that the US Post Office does not deliver mail to our physical address. Please use our mailing address for all correspondence.


NWCDC was instrumental in assisting residents of Hidden Village manufactured housing community save and purchase our community as a co-op. If they hadn’t, our community would have closed. Since purchasing, NWCDC has continued to assist our Co-op in operating our community the way we want it.


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