Watch a short portrait of Stephen, a founding member of our co-operative.
The starting point for this documentary. Watch the intro animation to get an idea of what this is all about.
Watch some great interviews with amazing co-op members and organizers from different backgrounds.
Come dumpster diving with Dave & David.
Co-ops aren't just for living in. Check out the Park Slope Food Co-op and be amazed.
Watch us embarrass ourselves with this song about co-operative living.
Links to more resources about co-operatives and intentional communities.
Learn about the mind behind Community Living.
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One common motivation for starting a co-op is to save money and eat better food. Aimee explains how this is possible.
Intentional Communities is an online magazine, "providing resources for starting a community, finding a community home, living in community, and creating more community in your life."
The Park Slope Food Co-op is evidence that co-ops thrive large scale. With over 30,000 active members, PSFC feeds many Brooklynites organic food at the lowest possible prices thanks to its membership model.
Solidarity NYC is an incredible website devoted to worker cooperatives and cooperative business models. It even has an interactive map for your pleasure.
Twin Oaks is a housing co-op that's been around for decades. They have over 100 members and use time banking to divide labor. Their member base is so large that they get group rates on health insurance, help some members pay off their student loans, and more.
So please, take a look around and tell me what you think. You can visit my personal website here.
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