Interested in Cohousing? This event is for you!

Convivium Cohousing for Seniors is delighted to invite you to a presentation by Margaret Critchlow on the recently completed cohousing project – Harbourside Cohousing, Sooke, BC   Monday May 1, 2017 7:00 – 8:30 pm  Doors open at 6:30 pm  Ottawa Public Library Auditorium 120 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa  Donations appreciated  All across Canada, groups are forming to [...]

Care about Coops? Contact Your MP!

Write your MP and ask him/her to vote for Motion M-100. The motion is asking the Government of Canada to continue to recognize the important role that co-operatives and mutuals play in the Canadian economy, and to ensure that Canada’s co-operatives continue to thrive. Please use your voice as a local constituent to build support [...]

CAnadian Worker Coop Federation Webinar:  Learning from Failure Leads to Success

Forwarding along a webinar that might be of interest, taking place March 29th, from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. It will be hosted by Russ Christianson and focus on learning from co-operative enterprise failure.  “Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” Truman Capote Co-operatives have twice the success rate of conventional businesses: 40 [...]