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Co-ops 101

June 7, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Presenter: Cheryl Krostewitz, Manitoba Cooperative Association

Cooperatives are found all over the world and all have one thing in common – their values and principles. This workshop provides an overview of what is a cooperative, how to start one and what resources are available for you. You’ll learn about the values and principles of a cooperative, what model of business it is and how it differs from other business models.

Attendee will learn the following:

1. What is a cooperative
2. The various types of cooperatives
3. Legal and ongoing requirements

Cheryl Krostewitz is an experienced cooperative developer who loves teaching people about cooperatives as a business model. She specializes in training, governance and help with incorporation. Ms. Krostewitz’ strong belief in community development/community economic development has led her to a passion for cooperatives as a natural fit.

This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e. attend from your computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you an email with the link to join the seminar online.

Online registration will close the day prior to the event. Past this deadline, please call 204-984-2272 to make arrangements to attend the seminar.


June 7, 2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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WORLD TRADE CENTRE Winnipeg (Old City Hall in St. Boniface | Ancien Hôtel de ville Saint-Boniface)
219, boul. Provencher Blvd, 2nd Floor
Winnipeg, R2H 0G4 Canada