Congratulate and Celebrate New Worker Cooperatives
Please join Green Worker Cooperatives in the commencement ceremony in honor of the Fall 2016 Co-op Academy Graduates!
Come and hear them present on their plans to build sustainable, green business in their communities providing birthing care for new mothers, leading student run cafe, and culinary expertise in Caribbean and Latinx inspired foods.
Green Worker Cooperatives Salutes our Fall 2016 Graduates!
CUNY Cafe - Student-run Cafe
Khet Hemet - Doula & Family Services
Woke Foods - Vegan Caribbean & Latinx Food Services
Vida's Criollo - Caribbean Restaurant
Green Worker Co-op Academy - Business Boot-Camp for Cooperative Startups
The Co-op Academy is an intensive 5-month long training and support program that helps teams of aspiring entrepreneurs develop worker-owned green businesses.
It is unique in its focus on businesses that are both green and worker-owned. And utilizes an aggressive combination of training, coaching, and technical services.
The program includes classroom trainings; business coaches; and business support services such as legal incorporation, graphic design, and website development. The course is specifically designed so that each team is able to get their business up and running by the completion of the course.
If you have an idea for a business come and explore the possibility about joining the upcoming Co-op Academy!