Principles of ‘Openness’

Principles of ‘Openness’

  |  October 14, 2019

Co-op Principle #1: Open & Voluntary Membership; in this installment filmed for the 2019 Cooperative Cafe series, LaDonna challenges us to deeply examine ‘Openness’ and ‘Voluntary’ at our own co-ops. Can we see ourselves in the Co-ops’ story? Can our neighbors? Even when we struggle to compete to be seen or heard in the crowded marketplace, cooperative have a competitive advantage when it comes to being an inclusive, welcoming community gathering place.

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LaDonna Sanders Redmond

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