Community Capital Toolkit

Community Capital Toolkit

BALLE, which stands for Business Alliance for Local Living Economies, has come out with a toolkit on Community Capital. Download BALLE's Report here. It is a California-based non-profit that envisions "a global system of human-scale, interconnected local economies that function

Guide to the Co-operative Corporations Act in Ontario

Ontario’s Co-operative Corporations Act describes what a co-operative is and dictates how co‑operatives must operate. However, because the Act is legislation, written by parliamentarians and lawyers, it uses specialized terms that can be confusing to people outside the legal profession. That’s

FSCO: Guide to Setting Up a Co-op in Ontario

FSCO: Guide to Setting Up a Co-op in Ontario

This guide covers the basic steps to start a co-operative. It's aimed at groups starting either co-op businesses or non-profit co-ops. The Guide to Setting up a Co-operative contains general information about the Co-operative Corporations Act and basic financial matters. It is only an