Co-ops are everywhere! They provide nearly every good and service imaginable, and they are a great choice for buying local and keeping jobs in the community. See http://bit.ly/findacoop
to find a cooperative in Minnesota or Wisconsin.
What exactly is a co-op? All cooperatives operate on seven core principles:
1) Voluntary and open membership
2) Democratic member control
3) Member economic participation
4) Autonomy and independence
5) Education, training and information
6) Cooperation among cooperatives
7) Concern for community
Discover a co-op in your community today!
Cooperative Network is the trade association for all types of cooperative businesses in Minnesota and Wisconsin. It provides legislative and regulatory advocacy, education and awareness, and technical services. Learn more about the largest statewide association for cooperatives in the United States at http://www.cooperativenetwo...