co-op stories

What happens when a food co-op joins forces with elementary school teachers concerned about the snacks students eat at school? Great things!Read more
Housing co-ops make owning a home more affordable by allowing shared costs of ownership and responsibilities of upkeep.Read more
Co-op power empowers people and improves their quality of life. No one else in the electrical industry does all that.Read more
Weavers Way Co-op in Philadelphia, Pa. is on a mission to link more people with local food. One way they are doing this is through their three co-op-owned...Read more

Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine of Perennial Plate tell stories of food co-ops and the people who provide it as part of their "Real Food Road Trip."Read more

Thousands of small family farms around the country benefit from the scale, training, marketing and other support that dairy co-ops offer.Read more
The Spring 2012 My Co-op Rocks Video + Photo Contest is over and it's time to announce the big winners!Read more
For the residents of the mountain, the co-op has helped improve quality of life. “If we have a profit, we have rights.”Read more
Alaffia Shea Butter Cooperative was founded in Togo in 2004 to help West African communities become more sustainable.Read more
The interest in local, natural and organic foods continues to grow, and Kentucky is no exception.Read more