Union Co-op Symposium Filling Up Fast, News & Events

 

Quick Update

So many exciting things! The Union Co-op Symposium is shaping up to be a historic gathering of people from across the country and from Mondragon, Spain. Registration is filling up fast. If you would like to attend, be sure to register before October 14th (that is the last day for the hotel rate and early bird ticket rate. Hotel rates double after that date.) For more details about this event, see below.

Also, check out the exciting news about Apple Street Market! Expected opening: Summer 2016

Finally, Cincinnati is alive with activity around promoting an economy that works for all. Check out the upcoming events!

2015 National Union Co-op Symposium
Register Now
What to expect:
Full schedule here
-Opportunities to learn first hand from Mondragon’s 60 years of experience-Key insights on managing union co-ops

-Practical resources for building union co-ops and regional union co-op initiatives (education, culture, financial resources, templates, by-laws and more)

-Chance to develop deeper relationships with people in the union co-op movement across the country

-Chance to discover some pragmatic ways of approaching the manufacturing sector

-High level of interaction, participation, and fun!

-Tour of local union co-ops

For full schedule click and registration, click here.

Apple Street Market is on a roll. Apple Street surpassed it’s community ownership goal and now has 1052 community owners! Blueprints for the store’s leasehold improvements are being reviewed by the city. An experienced general manager has been hired to oversee the final fundraising for the store as well as the build out. Locals can get a chance to meet the new General Manager while roasting marshmallows, sipping cider, & playing or enjoying music at the Apple Street Jamboree on Oct 17 from 5-10pm in the Apple Street parking lot.
Upcoming Events
Oct 11 – Our Harvest at Second Sunday on Main’s Food Finale.

Oct 17 – Apple Street Jamboree 5-10pm

Oct 24 – Our Harvest Fall Potluck on the Farm 11am-1pm

Oct 25 – Local Loans for Local Foods: Slow Money event from 2-5pm at Peterloon.

Nov 12 – The Cooperative Economy: A Panel on How Cooperatives are Shaping the New Economy – 7pm at Xavier University, Cintas Center

Nov 13-14 – Union Co-op Symposium

Nov 13 – Creating an Economy That Works for All Party 6-8:30 pm at Letter Carrier’s Hall

Nov 17-18 – Neighborhood Economics Conference
how to accelerate the flow of capital to neighborhoods

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Copyright © 2015 Cincinnati Union Cooperative Initiative, All rights reserved.
You are receiving this message because you were interested in this endeavor and requested more information.Our mailing address is:
Cincinnati Union Cooperative Initiative4122 Langland St.
Cincinnati, OH 45223

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