Friday Film Fest #15: The Chelan Fruit Cooperative

December 15, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #15: The Chelan Fruit Cooperative

We are taking a few weeks off for the holidays, but for now, learn about this incredible fruit cooperative from central Washington. See you in 2018!

Friday Film Fest #14: Co-ops are Everywhere

December 8, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #14: Co-ops are Everywhere

Friday Film Fest #12

November 10, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #12

Ed Whitfield discusses using the co-op model to build black communities.

Friday Film Fest #11: The Platform Co-op

November 3, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #11: The Platform Co-op

Here is an introduction to the concept of the platform co-op. To see it in action, visit social.coop and join for just $1/month!

Friday Film Fest #9: Humble Beginnings of Co-ops

October 20, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #9: Humble Beginnings of Co-ops

Many co-ops start with the sweat and tears of their members. Check out of few of the stories from these co-ops:

Friday Film Fest #8: The power of Electric Co-ops

October 13, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #8: The power of Electric Co-ops

Friday Film Fest #7: National Co-op Month

October 6, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest #7: National Co-op Month

This week, we kick off National Co-op Month with a retrospective on the birth of the “modern” co-op movement in the small industrial town of Rochdale, UK.

Friday Film Fest Episode 4–Argentina

September 1, 2017 Comments Off on Friday Film Fest Episode 4–Argentina

This week we take a look at the Argentinian recovered factory efforts. This movement was examined in the 2006 film by Avi Lewis and Naomi Klein, The Take. This weeks video visits some of the factories in 2015:

Summer Course on Worker Cooperatives

May 28, 2015 Comments Off on Summer Course on Worker Cooperatives

Want to learn about the Worker Coop model? Know someone considering organizing a worker coop? Please forward this email to anyone whom you think might be interested in registering for this course. This summer, The Evergreen State College will be offering Worker Cooperatives, An Introduction during the second summer session. This four-credit course meets on […]

Food co-ops are truly local!

July 25, 2013 Comments Off on Food co-ops are truly local!

Food co-ops are all about better food, stronger communities and a healthier world.  They have a big impact on their communities and local foods.  It’s because co-ops are owned and governed by member-shoppers and rooted in principles like community, voluntary and open membership, economic participation and cooperation. The study, Healthy Foods Healthy Communities: The Social […]


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