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... Our Co-op Toolbox is available to members only. Please sign up for your membership and gain

Solidarity as a Business Model: A Multistakeholder Co-ops Manual

Solidarity as a Business Model: A Multistakeholder Co-ops Manual

Multistakeholder cooperatives (MSCs) are co-ops that formally allow for governance by representatives of two or more “stakeholder” groups within the s... Our Co-op Toolbox is available to members only. Please sign up for your membership and gain access to these tools.

How to Set Up a Secondary Co-op

How to Set Up a Secondary Co-op

Individual co-ops are stronger when they work together.  A secondary co-operative is a co-operative business democratically controlled by its members, all of whom are themselves co-operatives and share certain aims or values in common. The secondary co-operative can be a way for