This year’s Co-op Connection will this Saturday, October 2nd, from 8:30 to 12:00 noon. The location on MLK Blvd., next to the Farmers’ Market. Join Summit Credit Union and other local cooperatives for the 10th Co-op Connection celebrating cooperatives and community. Co-op Connection is a celebration of cooperatives and all they contribute to our communities and the… Read More »Co-op Connection is this Saturday!
WJW Español abajo. As we prepare for fall, and particularly for October, which is Co-op Month, MCDC will be talking about its Community-Based Organization grant recipients for this year. Community-based organizations (CBOs) are local non-profits doing work to benefit marginalized people in Madison. We fund them to include worker co-op education in their programming. You’ll learn… Read More »Worker Justice Wisconsin (con español)
As we gear up for fall, here’s an inspiring look at some worker co-ops around the country. Mother Jones just published a piece that’s not only very well researched and written, but also comes with a series of outstanding photos. We get to hear from worker-owners at… ChiFresh Kitchen in Chicago The Drivers’ Co-op in… Read More »Mother Jones runs a great article on worker co-ops!
As the pandemic gradually winds down, we’re going to continue to play it safe, and hold June’s Co-ops 101 online once again. If you have an idea for a business, come learn why structuring it as a worker co-op is a very good choice, both for the workers and for the community at large. Charity… Read More »Co-ops 101 next Tuesday!
You are invited to join worker co-ops from Madison and beyond at this weekend’s second annual Regional Rendezvous! The program and sponsors are listed in the image above. The theme is the Role of Worker Owners in Cooperative Development. Please register to receive the Zoom links. Last year’s first-ever Regional Rendezvous was considered highly successful,… Read More »This weekend — the Regional Rendezvous!
Today’s the day! Learn about the basics of worker co-ops with Charity Schmidt, plus the technical support and financing MCDC can provide you. Click the image above to register. It’s free! 6:00 PM, on Zoom We’ll see you there! ¡Ya llegó el día! Aprende los fundamentos de las cooperativas de trabajo, y también sobre el… Read More »Co-ops 101 today! Introducción a las cooperativas hoy!
¡Las introdcucciones a las cooperativas (Co-op 101s) están de vuelta en forma de webinar! Acompáñanos el miércoles 24 de marzo a las 6 PM, cuando proveeremos educación básica sobre los negocios cooperativos, destacando el modelo de cooperativas de trabajo. También hablaremos sobre los recursos que MCDC y sus socios pueden proporcionar a las personas que… Read More »¡Ya regresaron las introducciones a las cooperativas!