NASCO is inviting proposals for presentations at this year's Cooperative Education and Training Institute, October 30-November 1, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The deadline to submit proposals is Monday, July 13, 2015. Proposals will be evaluated on a rolling basis, so get your proposal in early! Final programming decisions will be made by the beginning of August. Staff are happy to discuss your session proposal ideas; email firstname.lastname@example.org to get in touch.
News and Updates
In 2010, a small group of folks found a neglected patch of Baltimore that was was ripe for growing food and community. They formed the Baltimore Free Farm collective to begin working the vacant lots, growing and distributing food, and fixing up derelict and abandoned properties in the area.
The Berkeley Student Cooperative (BSC) in Berkeley, California is hiring a full-time Cooperative Experience Manager, responsible for helping create and maintain the best possible cooperative living environment in all 20 BSC units, enabling the BSC's members to learn, grow, and thrive as people and as students.
How can you promote affordable, community-oriented cooperatives and support the next generation of cooperative leaders? Donate to NASCO! We depend on a broad community of people who see cooperatives as a critical part of our future to support our efforts to educate and organize cooperatives and their thousands of dedicated members. NASCO provides free and low-cost training and consulting for youth-led cooperatives that are creating the leaders of tomorrow. But we can't do it with out you. Join us in cooperation!