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  • March 6, 2018 News

Co-op News for March 6, 2018

March 6th, 2018|0 Comments

News Vancouver-based MEC severs ties with gun manufacturer after outcry B.C.-based outdoor retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op will stop orders from five American brands owned by a gun manufacturing company following the shooting at a Florida [...]

  • News for February 20, 2018

Co-op News for February 20, 2018

February 20th, 2018|0 Comments

News Budget brings additional funding for affordable housing The NDP brought down the provincial budget today, and it included what Finance Minister Carole James said is the largest investment in B.C.’s history for affordable housing. [...]

  • News for February 13, 2018

Co-op News for February 13, 2018

February 13th, 2018|0 Comments

News B.C.'s Airbnb go to affordable housing plans The B.C. government says it will soon profit from the short-term rental market after reaching an agreement with AirBnB on the collection of taxes. The money will [...]

  • News for February 6, 2018

Co-op News for February 6, 2018

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

News Former B.C. premier Dave Barrett dead at 87 B.C.’s co-op movement, and B.C. social democrats, lost a long-time and great advocate last week with the death of former B.C. premier Dave Barrett. Barrett, who [...]

  • News January 23, 2018

Co-op News for January 23, 2018

January 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

News B.C. government investing in affordable homes in the Downtown Eastside The Government of British Columbia says it is investing in people in the Downtown Eastside with approximately 450 units of affordable rental housing being [...]

  • My Mountain Co-op

My Mountain Co-op with Sarah Zimmerman

January 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

My Mountain Co-op (MMC) is Canada's first non-profit community service ski co-op. It's a non-profit community service co-operative with the purpose of providing recreational opportunities via the Shames Mountain Ski area while striving to enhance the health and quality of life of the communities in the region.

  • News for January 16, 2018

Co-op News for January 16, 2018

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

News People’s Co-op Book Store gets a reprieve Last month, thePeople’s Co-op Book Store in Vancouver issued a notice stating that they would be going out of business at the end of this month. Founded [...]

  • Health, Worker & Agriculture Check-Ins

Co-op Check-ins – Health & Worker Sectors

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Tonight we speak with Vanessa Hammond on the building of the Health Care Co-op sector and with Chris Nichols, Operations Coordinator and Co-Founder Woodshop Workers Co-op, on the health of the Worker Co-op sector in BC and beyond. Listen in!

  • News for January 9, 2018

Co-op News for January 9, 2018

January 9th, 2018|0 Comments

News Profit up for Federated Co-operatives Profits are up for the largest co-operative in Western Canada, and so is the amount of money the co-op is returning to members. Federated Co-operatives Limited recently reported earning [...]

Co-op Check-ins – What’s in store for co-ops in 2018?

January 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

What’s in store for co-ops in Canada for 2018? Find out with John Kay (BCCA and Realize Strategies), Thom Armstrong (CHFBC) and Ross Gentleman (CCEC and CuFutures.ca).

Each For All: The Co-operative Connection is a one-hour weekly current affairs and advocacy program bringing you profiles, interviews, and reports from the world of co-ops and social economy organizations.

Join us every week at 8pm on Tuesday on CFRO, Vancouver Co-op Radio (Live-stream).