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  • November 21, 2017 News

Co-op News for November 21, 2017

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News Housing conference focuses on partnerships Partnerships between non-profit housing providers, developers and municipalities were the focus of an affordable housing conference that was held in Richmond this week. The Housing Central conference welcomed more [...]

BCIT’s Co-operatives and Community Development

November 14th, 2017|0 Comments

We hosted the entire class from BCIT’s post-secondary course Co-operatives and Community Development at Co-op Radio for a station orientation and a few for an interview.

Co-op News for November 14, 2017

November 14th, 2017|0 Comments

News Seniors subject to financial abuse Vancity Credit Union has released a report that says more than one-third of seniors in Metro Vancouver don’t tell anyone when they’ve suffered financial abuse. The credit union report [...]

  • News for November 7, 2017

Co-op News for November 7, 2017

November 7th, 2017|0 Comments

News Tofino Co-op ranks number 1 in profitability B.C.’s own Tofino Consumers Co-operative Association has achieved the best relative financial performance in the Federated Co-op Limited network of 200 Co-ops spread across Western Canada. This [...]

Co-op News for October 24, 2017

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News Small B.C. credit unions threatened by consolidation Ross Gentleman, who is a regular guest on Each for All, says while it’s worth remembering the proud history of B.C.’s credit union movement, it’s important to [...]

  • October 17, 2017 News

Co-op News for October 17, 2017

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News Cannabis Co-op Formed Twelve licensed producers of medical cannabis in Canada have announced the creation of the Canadian Cannabis Co-op. The co-op has said it will make a significant investment in Alberta to create [...]

  • Friends of Ryde Co-op

Ryde Community Co-operative

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

The Ryde Community Co-operative in rural Ryde, Ontario - it's a beautiful region in the District of Muskoka, pastoral, rolling, dotted with farms, cottages and a history of people working together towards common goals.

Co-ops in Schools

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

One of the perennial challenges of the cooperative sector is youth engagement. How do you get young people interested in the cooperative movement because after all, it's the youth of today who will help carry the ball forward tomorrow. Last June we profiled the Youth Excellence Society or The YES and how it educates youth through year-round programming and an awesome summer camp!

  • The YES Camp

Top Co-op Issues/The Youth Excellence Society

June 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Darcy Overland, research manager at the Centre for the Study of Co-operatives at the University of Saskatchewan, discusses the results of a co-operative survey on the Top Co-op Issues. Then, we were joined by staff and young folk from The Youth Excellence Society or The YES, for a lively discussion of their leadership programs and summer camps on Lake Cowichan sponsored by credit unions across BC!

Affordable Housing Panel – BC Green, BC Liberal, BC NDP

April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

This evening we hosted a candidate panel on affordable housing. We were hoping for a lively and creative discussion. We were not disappointed.

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