Community shapes our identity, impacts our health and economic stability, and is essential to a deep sense of happiness.
The Regional Food Hub Resource Guide is out! And co-operatives are extremely well-represented as 21% of the food hubs identified of a working list of 168 regional food hubs!
Researchers and co-operators have developed a novel way to make housing more affordable in the United Kingdom. The Mutual Home Ownership Society (MHOS) combines the advantages of three strategies. A community land trust owns the land and leases it to a tenant
A Community Land Trust is a non-profit, community-based organisation run by volunteers that develops housing or other assets at permanently afford... Our Co-op Toolbox is available to members only. Please sign up for your membership and gain access to these
On April 3rd, 2012, the first community meeting for the “Parkdale Community Land Trust” brought together a wide range of participants: Parkdale residents, academic, city staff, community advocates, researchers and other passionate individuals. The meeting was to ‘kick start’ a
‘If you want to go faster, go alone. If you want to go further, go together.’ ~ African Proverb Assets Based Community Development (ABCD) is about discovering and mapping local assets, connecting these assets to work together, and creating opportunities for these assets
"There are great societies that did not use the wheel, but there have been no societies that did not tell stories” ~ Ursula LeGuin
Asset and Resource Mapping can be done using multiple methods: 1.Face to Face Interviewing 2.Self administered-Mailed interviews 3.Group in... Our Co-op Toolbox is available to members only. Please sign up for your membership and gain access to these tools. Login