Location: Terminal City Club, 837 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC
Governance Professionals of Canada (GPC) is hosting their first Co-op and Credit Union Governance Summit, a forum targeting the relevant and unique governance concerns within the co-operative and credit union sector. The Summit will highlight important issues facing the sector along with key governance frameworks needed to undergird company processes, efficiencies and effectiveness.
January Co-op Cafe
Location: Social Crust Cafe, 335 West Pender St., Vancouver
The Co-op Cafe is your chance to get to know the co-op community, workshop problems and ideas, discuss current events through the co-op lens, and jam on ideas for how we can nurture co-op culture in Metro Vancouver and beyond. Everyone is welcome! In particular, anyone exploring a new business venture and interested in learning more about the co-operative model.
Location: Online application
Canadian Housing Federation of BC is now accepting applications for the ninth year of our successful scholarship program.The CHF BC Scholarship Fund supports the educational goals of co-op members, particularly young co-op members who are already making a contribution to their communities. Application can be submitted online. Further information at the link.
Location: Western University in London, Ontario
The CASC 2020 conference theme is, "Bridging Divides: Promoting Economic, Social, and Cultural Democracy". Coming together through open membership has been a hallmark of the co-operative movement since its inception. The 2020 CASC conference seeks to bring members of the co-operative movement together to stimulate and facilitate the discussion on the strength of our diversity.