For USDA's Cooperative Month proclamation (see page 18), Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has extended the theme to "Co-ops
Commit to Members and Their Communities," reflecting the way co-ops
not only make life better for their members, but for all the other people in a co-op
's sphere of influence.
CMS says it also will let companies or foundations that invest in a CO-OP
or lend money to a CO-OP
put representatives on the CO-OP
Evolution, Conservation Biology (BSc) Co-op
, (MSc, PhD)
LoanLink Center, CO-OP
Financial Services is taking another step to ensure the 24/7 access and convenience credit union members expect from their financial institution," said Stan Hollen, president/ CEO of CO-OP
8 million in loans during August, including a $3 million first mortgage and a $500,000 line of credit for a 124-unit co-op
located at 69-40 Yellowstone Boulevard in Forest Hills, N.
Cooperatives can enable African Americans to have more control of their income, wealth creation, and work situation--particularly if it's a worker-owned co-op
," says Jessica Gordon Nembhard, a member of the BLACK ENTERPRISE Board of Economists and professor of African American Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park "Coops can also give workers more control over their finances and industrial labor.
Furthermore, many condo and co-op
owners do not realize that, under a master deed, they may be responsible for covering the cost of damage to the interior portions of their unit: kitchen cabinetry, appliances, bathroom fixtures, flooring, interior walls, ceilings, windows, exterior doors and electrical, plumbing and HVAC systems.
In a bid to remain in the two-bedroom unit in the Pensa Co-operative Housing Association, Elizabeth Hansen petitioned the court to overturn an eviction notice from the coop's Board of Directors, saying she has the right, as a beneficiary of her late mother's interest in the co-op
, to continue to occupy the two bedroom residential unit.
The report was to be on a grand scale, without losing the personal touch the co-op
was founded upon.
Some residents, furthermore, joined and served as officers of a regional health care co-op
Early on, the co-op
realized that developing filmmaking talent required more than offering workshops and equipment; it needed to play a part all the way through the filmmaking process.
The chains, says George Keller, publisher of The National Co-op
Directory, are just riding the boom in natural foods sales that's buoyed the whole industry.