Co-operatives Fortnight starts tomorrow, here is a round up of some of the things you can get innvolved in and what worker co-operatives are doing around the UK.
But first if you have not already watched our short film, asking people what this Co-operative thing is all about, here it is:
What worker co-operatives are up to:
18th – Co-operative Networking lunch, Hastings Wave Design
19th – Discounted Ethics Girls co-op membership Ethics Girls (honary worker co-op)
19th – Co-op day Daily Bread Co-operative Ltd
19th – Showing the co-op film On The Eighth Day Co-op
19th – Silent Film and Special Offers Unicorn Co-operative Grocery
21st – Welcome visitors to our framing yard Altham Oak and Carpentr
22nd – There is an alternative “co-op fortnight” at Eighth Day co-op Eighth Day Co-op
22nd – Co-operative GamesWave Design
23rd – Co-operative Coffee on the Green Roof Unicorn Co-operative Grocery
24th – Open day whomadeyourpants?
26th – Co-operative working to provide personalised support in the local commmunity Sunshine Care CIC
29th – Community Shares advice Baker Brown Associates
30th – SHOWCASING SHORT FILMS PEACE EFFECTS MEDIA C.I.C.
30th – Co-operative Question Time Unicorn Co-operative Grocery
1st – Open Day Suma
2nd – Co-operating on-screen Media Co-op
2nd – DecisionLab Present Sociocratic, Ecological and Economic Development (SEED)
3rd – The Cycle Coo! Cycle Training UK
There are loads of quick things you can do to help promote Co-operatives:
Ofcourse if your particuallry creative why not do a short youtube advert about your co-operative like Unicorn:
Most of all have fun!