Regarding this election: we hear you, we understand, and we are with you.

[Continúa la Versión en Español] Dear worker cooperative members, supporters and allies, We’ve heard from so many of you how this election is terrifying, and want to open by saying we hear you, we understand, and we are with you. We are together. This election leveraged white supremacy, misogyny, homophobia, xenophobia, Islamophobia, ableism, anti-Semitism, transphobia, […]

CommonsPlace Second episode

In this episode we have an interview with Nathan Schneider. A re cap on the Hearing on Co-op Development in Philadelphia. And our section in Spanish staring in minute 23:30. CommonsPlace in collaboration with the US Federation of Worker Cooperatives.   CommonsPlace Segundo Episodio En este episodio tenemos una entrevista con Nathan Schneider. Una recapitulazión de […]

CommonsPlace First episode

This episode we are celebrating Co-op Month with some words from our Executive Director Esteban Kelly. We have our regular news segment by David with the last updates nationally and around the world. An interview with Caitlin Quigley co-founder of the Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance (PACA) with some information about the Philadelphia City Council Hearing […]

USFWC da la bienvenida a nuevos miembros en 2016

La US Federation of Worker Cooperatives está creciendo Nuestra red está creciendo, nuestros nuevos  miembros tienen una variedad en términos de misión,  objetivos, y se encuentran a lo largo de todo el  país. Te invitamos a que conozcas más  sobre nuestros  nuevos miembros a continuación. LIFT Economy – NYC NoWC La misión de LIFT […]

Welcome to our newest members!

The US Federation of Worker Cooperatives is growing Our network is growing our newest members have a variety of missions, goals, and are spread across the US. We invite you to get to know them and check out their information below. LIFT Economy – NYC NoWC LIFT Economy mission is to create, model, and […]

USFWC/DAWI’s endorsement of the Movement for Black Lives Policy

US Federation of Worker Cooperatives Racial & Economic Justice Membership Council Statement of Solidarity The board and staff of the United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives endorses the policy platform for the movement for Black Lives . Through its Racial & Economic Justice Membership Council, the USFWC sees itself as a greater tool for exerting […]

Dental Update

Hello Cooperators! We have had an amazing response from everyone for our dental plan. Lots of questions have been raised and answered. But to give more time to deliberation in your cooperatives we will be pushing back the enrollment deadline to Nov. 11th.  We would be happy to answer more questions or set up a call […]

Cuba 2016 Webinar

A fascinating “experiment” is underway just 90 miles from the coast of Florida. In 2014, the Cuban government created a provisional mechanism for the first privately owned businesses in its post-revolution economy through cooperatives. Although agricultural co-ops have played a role for decades in the agrarian and agroecology developments across their country, this new provision […]

Webinar en Español 10/19 ¡Beneficios de la Federación : Seguro Dental para tí! [en español]

Estamos muy emocionados por echar a andar nuestro plan de beneficios dentales para nuestros miembros. El costo es mucho mejor y más barato y accesible entre todos juntos. Queremos que ustedes (nuestros miembros) tengan la oportunidad de hacer preguntas y que puedan aclarar dudas y entender a fondo los detalles de este Plan Dental. Vamos […]

October is Co-op Month!

This month we are celebrating Co-op Month! In October we are raising awareness of the more than 40,000 Cooperative businesses in the United States. These cooperatives generate $514 billion in revenue and more than $25 billion in wages. The United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives represent a portion of that sector and through our member ship […]