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Programa de Servicios Directos Principio 6 - Solicite Servicios Ahora Published 3/21/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

NYC NOWC se enorgullece de anunciar esta oferta de servicio directo y asistencia técnica a las Cooperativas de Trabajadores de nuestra red. Nuestro Programa anaual de Servicio Directo Principio 6 es una de las formas en que las Cooperativas de Trabajadores de Nueva York se benefician directamente de la iniciativa financiada por la ciudad al recibir asistencia técnica y servicios directos... read more→

Principle 6 Direct Service Program - Request Services Now Published 3/21/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

NYC NOWC is proud to announce this offering of direct service and technical assistance to the Worker Cooperatives in our network. Our yearly Principle 6 Direct Service Program, is one of the ways NYC Worker Cooperatives benefit directly from the city-funded initiative by receiving technical assistance and direct services provided by other worker cooperatives. By hiring worker cooperatives to... read more→

Solicitud de Propuestas para la ECWD Published 3/2/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

¡Envíe su propuestas para talleres hoy!
¡Estamos aceptando propuestas para la Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy en la ciudad de Nueva York! Toda propuesta debe ser enviada antes del miércoles, 15 de Marzo. ¡Propuestas serán evaluadas continuamente, asi que mande su propuesta pronto! Las decisiones finales sobre el programa serán tomadas al principio de abril. Nuestro... read more→

Request for Proposals for this year's ECWD Published 2/23/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

 

Submit your workshop proposals today! 

We are accepting proposals for the Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy in New York, NY! All proposals are due by Wednesday, March 15. Proposals will be evaluated on a rolling basis, so get your proposal in early! Final programming decisions will be made by the beginning of April. Our staff is happy to discuss your session... read more→

Solicitud de Propuestas para la Conferencia de ECWD Published 2/23/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

¡Envíe su propuestas para talleres hoy!
¡Estamos aceptando propuestas para la Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy en la ciudad de Nueva York! Toda propuesta debe ser enviada antes del miércoles, 15 de Marzo. ¡Propuestas serán evaluadas continuamente, asi que mande su propuesta pronto! Las decisiones finales sobre el programa serán tomadas al principio de abril. Nuestro... read more→

Trabajando Juntos: Un Informe Sobre el Segundo Año de la Iniciativa de Cooperativas Published 2/6/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

El 1 de enero de 2017 Small Business Services, la agencia municipal encargada de supervisar la Iniciativa para el Desarrollo Empresarial Cooperativo de los Trabajadores (WCBDI), publicó su Informe Anual sobre el desempeño del segundo año de la iniciativa.Cuando el WCBDI fue lanzado por primera vez en el año fiscal 2015 (FY2015), el Consejo distribuyó 1,2 millones de dólares a 11... read more→

Working Together: A Report on the Second Year of the Worker Cooperative Initiative Published 2/6/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

On January 1 2017 Small Business Services, the city agency responsible for overseeing the Worker Cooperative Business Development Initiative (WCBDI), published its Anual Report on the performance of the second year of the initiative.

When the WCBDI was first launched in Fiscal Year 2015 (FY2015), the Council distributed $1.2 million to 11 partner organizations and SBS committed to providing... read more→

NYC Hosts the Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy (ECWD) Published 12/22/2016 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

Save the Date! 

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy (ECWD) will be held this June 09-11, 2017 at Fordham University Lincoln Center in New York City in partnership with NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives.  Please save the date and circulate widely!

About the Conference

The ECWD is a biannual conference of nearly 400 people that provides... read more→

La Cuidad de Nueva York sera el anfitrión de la Conferencia del Este para la Democracia en el Lugar de Trabajo (ECWD) Published 12/22/2016 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

¡Guarda La Fecha!

Nos complace anunciar que la Conferencia del Este para la Democracia en el Lugar de Trabajo (ECWD) de 2017 se llevará a cabo desde el 09 hasta el 11 junio del 2017, en Fordham University Lincoln Center in New York City. Por favor, ¡guarde la fecha y circule este mensaje lo más posible!

Acerca de la Conferencia

The ECWD is a biannual conference of nearly 400 people that... read more→

We welcome our new Board of Directors Published 12/20/2016 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

After celebrating our annual membership meeting and board elections last Sat. December 17th 2016, NYC NOWC is proud to announce the election of our new board of directors. Our newly elected board is comprised of three members that had been serving on the board in an interim capacity over the past year, but are now slated to serve a full year; these include Nicholas Bedell (TWU Local 100), Dana... read more→

Events

Immigrant Know Your Rights Training Published 3/16/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

In these politically uncertain times, many members of our community have questions about how changes in immigration enforcement and laws will impact our community and what our community can do to fight back. In this session, we will provide a basic "Know Your Rights" training that will provide folks with a practical "how to" about what to do when stopped by immigration enforcement or the police.... read more→

Conozca sus derechos como imigrante Published 3/16/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

En estos tiempos políticamente inciertos, muchos miembros de nuestra comunidad tienen preguntas acerca de cómo los cambios en la aplicación y las leyes de inmigración tendrán un impacto en nuestra comunidad y lo que nuestra comunidad puede hacer para luchar en contra de estas medidas. En esta sesión, proporcionaremos un entrenamiento básico de "Conozca sus derechos" que dara a las... read more→

Cómo convertir su negocio en propiedad para su empleados Published 3/16/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

Este taller proporcionará una explicación detallada de cómo transformar su negocio para ser propiedad de empleados. La sesión abarcará todas las etapas de una conversión, incluyendo el diseño de la estructura de propiedad de los empleados, la obtención de una valoración de la empresa, la decisión de llevar a cabo la transferencia como regalo o venta, los documentos transaccionales clave... read more→

How to Convert Your Business to Employee Ownership Published 3/16/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

This workshop will provide a detailed explanation of how to transform your business to employee ownership. The session will cover every stage of a conversion, including designing the employee ownership structure, obtaining a valuation of the company, deciding whether to conduct the transfer as a gift or sale, the key transactional documents, and the role of education and ownership culture. If... read more→

Conferencia del Este para la Democracia en el Lugar de Trabajo (ECWD) Published 3/7/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

¡Guarda La Fecha!

Nos complace anunciar que la Conferencia del Este para la Democracia en el Lugar de Trabajo (ECWD) de 2017 se llevará a cabo desde el 09 hasta el 11 junio del 2017, en Fordham University Lincoln Center in New York City. Por favor, ¡guarde la fecha y circule este mensaje lo más posible!

Acerca de la Conferencia

The ECWD is a biannual conference of nearly 400 people that... read more→

Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy Published 3/7/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

Save the Date! 

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy (ECWD) will be held this June 09-11, 2017 at Fordham University Lincoln Center in New York City in partnership with NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives.  Please save the date and circulate widely!

About the Conference

The ECWD is a biannual conference of nearly 400 people that provides... read more→

Health and Wellness for Worker Coops Published 3/6/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

Free Registration Here

In this workshop, we will discuss what it takes to make a healthy human, coop, and community.  We will learn about what health and other benefits are currently offered by the US Federation of Worker Coops and NYCNoWC, as well as plans for future benefits and we will hear from you about what you want and need.  

The worker-owners at Third Root Community Health Center... read more→

Salud y Bienestar para Cooperativas de Trabajadores Published 3/6/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

Registrese Gratis

En este taller, vamos a discutir lo que se necesita para hacer un ser humano saludable, una cooperativa saludable, y una comunidad saludable. Aprenderemos acerca de cuáles son los beneficios medicos y otros beneficios ofrecidos actualmente por la Federación de Trabajadores de los Estados Unidos y NYCNoWC, así como planes para futuros beneficios y escucharemos de usted lo que... read more→

From Economic Crisis to Economic Democracy: Lessons and Strategies from Black Communities Published 2/6/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

The Murphy Institute for Education and Labor Studies will be hosting the following event:

Friday, February 24th 2:00-4:00

From Economic Crisis to Economic Democracy: Lessons and Strategies from Black Communities
The crises we are facing -- of threats to democracy, to social justice, to community and the environment -- beg us to look at the opportunities crisis creates.

In honor of the... read more→

Legal Entity Choice and Tax Liability for Worker Coops / Selección de Entidad Legal y Carga Contributiva para Cooperativas Published 2/3/2017 in NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives

Urban Justice Center (William Street Branch)

123 William St, 16th Floor

New York, NY, 10038

Register for Free

In this information session, Maggie Marron (Staff Attorney, Urban Justice Center) & Bruce Meyer (Accountant, Wegner CPA) will be explaining different incorporation options for worker cooperatives and fielding questions from worker-owners regarding the tax liability of... read more→