Toronto Star: New website, guidebook provides information on development of Indigenous co-operative businesses

Toronto Star: New website, guidebook provides information on development of Indigenous co-operative businesses. “Early indications are that a guidebook that focuses on First Nations co-operative development across the country will be well received. The guidebook, titled Your Way, Together, was launched at a virtual ceremony on Tuesday by Co-operatives First, a Saskatoon-based organization that promotes and supports business development in rural and Indigenous communities, primarily in western Canada.”

Co-Op Businesses In Vermont

A new project is attempting to build a database of co-op businesses in Vermont. “A new database maps businesses that operate in a cooperative model across the state of Vermont. The census, unveiled last week, tracks a total of 130 businesses across sectors including food, energy, education and housing, as well as credit unions.”