Peninsula Homecare Cooperative

By Deborah Craig, Cooperative Development Specialist Northwest Cooperative Development Center Located in beautiful Port Townsend, WA, Peninsula Homecare Co-op (PHC) is open for business and ready to serve the elders of their community.  With 12 experienced caregivers and several clients already on a waiting list, this co-op is ready to go! Where other home care […]

Worker Ownership Brings More Than Jobs

The Blue Scorcher Bakery and Café of Astoria, Washington is a place of more than good food. Since its 2004 origins as The Bread Collective, it has also been about community, sharing, respect and joy. For co-founders Joe Garrison and Iris Sullivan Daire, ownership of the business reflects those values. In 2009, they and the […]