Community-Wealth.org is a project of The Democracy Collaborative and seeks to bring together information about the broad range of innovative community wealth-building strategies throughout the US. Community-Wealth.org has compiled an extensive list of resources around research, toolboxes, and organizations that support cooperative development. Explore here!
This webpage introduces the concept of "cooperatives" and the role of cooperatives in commnity wealth building. This page gives an overview of materials avaialbe on Community Wealth's site related to cooperatives, which include associated best practices, research resources, toolboxes, and policy guides.
These webpages provide a list of support organizatons that support the growth of cooperatives nationally for the following subjects: Cooparatives (Generic), Worker Cooperatives, Employee Stock Ownership Plans
These webpages provide a list of articles, books, papers, reports, and websites related to cooperative research and history for the following subjects: Cooparatives(General) Worker Cooperatives Employee Stock Ownership Plans
These webpages provide a list of articles, books, papers, reports, and websites related to suggested tools for practicitioners and organizers to develop cooperatives for the following subjects: Cooperatives (General) Worker Cooperatives Employee Stock Ownership Plans
Employee Stock Ownership Plans
Here's a list of banks, community development loan funds, community development financial institutions and grant programs that fund cooperative developmnet.
Coop Support Resources
Here's a list of programs and memership organizations that seek to connect and build capacity amongst those working towards cooperative development and worker ownership.
We've compiled list of educational material around cooperative development, which includes educational board games and guides around consensus-based decision-making.
Legal Resources and Policy Initiatives
Here's a list of national legal and policy work that promotes cooperative development.
Consulting Services and Trainings
Here's a list of trainings and consulting services that specialize in cooperative development.
Here's a list of resources that highlight cooperative development in the agricultural sector.
Manufacture Housing PublicationsManufactured Housing publications 1.) Building Value and Security for Homeowners in "Mobile Home Parks:" A report on Economic Outcomes: 2.) Manufactured Housing in Minnesota: Overview and Policy Challenges 3.) Met Council MHP Statistics 5.) Manufactured Housing Top 10 Truths 6.) Why Advocates Need to Rethink Manufactured Housing
Here are publictions and writing series that focus on worker and housing cooperatives.
Toolboxes for Developing Co-ops