Co-op Development in the PNW

February 22, 2019 Comments Off on Co-op Development in the PNW

Listen in to a discussion about our work with Robert McGarvey and Development Specialist John McNamara. Click to Listen

USDA AWARDS THREE GRANTS FOR LEGACY PROJECT SUPPORTING RURAL BUSINESSES

August 27, 2018 Comments Off on USDA AWARDS THREE GRANTS FOR LEGACY PROJECT SUPPORTING RURAL BUSINESSES

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded The Washington State Grange and Northwest Cooperative Development Center grants covering the states of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. The grants will fund the Legacy Project that will engage small business advisors located in rural communities and trusted by the businesses they serve. The Washington State Grange and the […]

Quality Jobs, Quality Care

April 17, 2018 Comments Off on Quality Jobs, Quality Care

Workshops on Creating a Cooperative Caregiver Agency Are you a caregiver interested in employee ownership? Is quality care giving important to you? Do you want more decision making power in your workplace? Skagit County Information Sessions Skagit Valley Food Co-op, Sunday April 29,  2:00 p.m. Oak Harbor Library, Sunday, May 6 2:00 p.m. Visit our […]

Welcome Capital Homecare Cooperative!

April 11, 2018 Comments Off on Welcome Capital Homecare Cooperative!

On March 2, 2018, the workers of Capital Homecare Cooperative became the third homecare cooperative to open its doors in the State of Washington, joining its sisters Peninsula Homecare Cooperative (Pt. Townsend, WA) and Circle of Life Homecare Cooperative (Bellingham, WA). CHC also became the 5th operational worker co-op in Olympia, WA. Olympia has one […]

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

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