Daily Archives: October 23, 2019

Power in Purpose: Part 3-Strategies

This is just a short post. It was an incredible day at this Co-op Round table. We shared stories and strategies.  We discussed how to help the Co-op Movement keep its incredible momentum. As we enter the final week of … Continue reading

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Power in Purpose: Part 2-Policy Breakout

The first break out group considered the barriers to cooperatives and what policy changes can occur to break down those barriers. My group (and many of the others) focused on three central areas: Education, Awareness, and Incentives. Education needs to … Continue reading

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Power in Purpose: The NCBA/CLUSA Olympia Roundtable

Morning Presentations Diane Gasaway, Executive Director of NWCDC, starts the session discussing the variety and number of co-ops in the Pacific Northwest. More importantly, how these co-ops focus on core needs: housing, food security, employment. The day begins with brief … Continue reading

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