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
Apart from running your own event event, add here or attending someone elses especially ours! www.congress.coop
There are loads of quick things you can do to help promote Co-operatives:
Click here to join us on Facebook
Click here to follow us on Twitter
Click here to add a #twibbon to your Twitter account
Ofcourse if your particuallry creative why not do a short youtube advert about your co-operative like Unicorn:
Most of all have fun!