Computer consulting, multiple operating systems, networking technologies and computer based training.
Computer consulting, multiple operating systems, networking technologies and computer based training.
Anarres works for progressive organizations, small businesses, and non-profits on customized web development sites and services (primarily content management systems and e-commerce sites) along with server and network administration. They offer a range of smaller web services and consulting as needed.
Specializing in Organically Grown, GMO- free & Environmentally Safe Products. Canadian Worker - Owner Co-operative since 1983. Big Carrot offers a range of great services for our customers, including cooking classes, free nutritional store tours and free weekly lectures on health and the environment,. Our customer service department is available to answer your questions.
Brierwood Design Co-operative Ltd. are a software services and consulting firm that specialises in developing cutting-edge custom applications for our clients.
The Construction and Restoration Worker Co-operative will build on the skills and experience of the members (project managers, the CEO and executive assistant) to provide excellence of work in the restoration and construction business.
Care Force was founded in the Annapolis Valley in 1990 as a home care organization providing quality care. In 2006 workers united to make it the only home care co-op in the area. Our goal is to provide effective, accessible and preoffessional care so clients can maintain their highest level of independence
Cedar Opportunities Co-op, known as COCO, was created as a means of making our Vancouver Island, BC communities of Cedar, Yellowpoint, and Cassidy fully inclusive for people with developmental disabilities. COCO Café is our first business venture. It is operated by our members with disabilities and support staff. COCO Café is a welcoming, comfortable place for friends to connect in the Cedar/Yellowpoint area.
We are the planet’s only co-operative sex store. Democratically run, worker owned and operated, our approach to sexuality is one of respect, openness, humour, communication and responsibility. We are service and community oriented; accessible and disability-positive.
As digital storytellers and multimedia artists, Cooperative
Communications works with individuals, businesses, organizations and
ideas who can use our unique set of talents. We seek to unify and
promote positive, inspirational, creative and artistic changes in our
Orion is a Quebec City firm which offers research, consulting, and training services, specialising in management of democratic organisations, entrepreneurship, and sustainable development.
Construction of pallets.
The Cooperative's objectives focus on promoting the local Montreal and Quebec independent and emerging music and arts scenes. Through its friendly personnel, its cultural events, its musical identity and its conscientious manners, Café Chaos offers a stimulating but relaxed environment.
Provides high quality wholesome food at fair prices, supporting environmental and economic sustainability in Mansons Landing, BC. Cortes supports organic and local industries and goods that promote a healthy lifestyle.
Devco offers consulting, workshops, and training for individuals, groups, and organizations to start, and develop your new co-op.
The Dominion is a monthly paper and website published by an incipient network of independent journalists in Canada. It aims to provide accurate, critical coverage that is accountable to its readers and the subjects it tackles. The Dominion is incorporated as a multi-stakeholder co-op where readers, contributors, and editors can become members.
Travel agency whose philosophy is that travelling, and the travel business should reflect consideration for other cultures and our commitment to political and economic change.
EnerGreen Builders Co-operative has seven members, each bringing unique construction experience and skills. EnerGreen is committed to building and maintaining high quality sustainable buildings and we endeavour to use environmentally friendly building materials and practices.
Based in the Tantramar region of southeast New Brunswick, we are committed to using the local trades people and goods produced in this region. However, in order to make high quality renewable technology available to customers, we are agents for North American suppliers as well.
Extension Community Development Co-operative (ECDC) is a not-for-profit worker-owned consulting business incorporated in June, 1991. ECDC members and associates have extensive experience in working with community-based organizations to facilitate cooperative and coordinated approaches to social and economic development.
Their interest in good food, social justice and the environment led them to start Tourne-Sol co-operative farm in the fall of 2004. They run their business as a worker co-operative. By farming together, they have built a democratic, diversified and sustainable enterprise. They produce vegetables, flowers, herbs, herbal teas, seedlings, and seeds in Les Cèdres, Quebec. Everything they grow is certified organic by Ecocert Canada following Quebec and Canadian organic standards.
Fierce Ink Press Co-op Ltd is a publishing label dedicated to producing high quality books of fiction and short non-fiction pieces by Atlantic Canadian authors who write for young adults. Part co-operative, part author collective, we work with authors who are interested in the idea of independent publishing but would like the support provided by a traditional publisher.
First Ownership Co-op's mandate is to: Spread the word about the co-operative option by making co-op information readily available; Provide co-operative development services; and Undertake research to support co-operatives and the co-op sector.
Operating five seafood processing plants; pioneered quality initiatives in the industry through dockside product grading systems; exports crab and groundfish to the U.S., Japan, Taiwan, Sweden, Germany and Canada.
The Fourth Pig fulfills contracts in sustainable building design, education and construction, natural building materials design and installation, and renewable energy installation. Fourth Pig provides consultation and training for clients in the green building and alternative energy sectors.
Ganesh is a solidarity co-operative based in Toronto that provides consulting services to non-profit housing providers and agencies assisting them develop and operate affordable and supportive housing.
Is a cooperatively owned and run organic farming collective whose home is in Aldergrove. Formerly known as Glorious Garnish and Seasonal Salads we became an official workers co-op in 2006. We produce over thirty varieties of salad greens as well as peas, beans, potatoes, carrots, beets, onions, garlic, fennel, fruits, herbs, flowers and much more! We sell directly to restaurants, farmers markets (under the name Organic Farm Connection), and through our CSA program.
The Greenhouse Co-op is a bedding plant and garden centre that operates as a seasonal business in St. Peter’s, Nova Scotia. The business produces a wide range of bedding plants (flowers and vegetables), hanging baskets, and planters. In addition, it carries a large variety of nursery items: trees, shrubs, soil conditioners, and fertilizers. Three founding members established the Co-op in 1987 as a worker co-op.
The Incipe Cooperative is a consulting co-op firm that works in political and advocacy research, organisational support and development, and strategic advice. We specialise in work with non-profit organisations, progressive organisations, grassroots groups, and other cooperative associations to work towards making the world a better
Infrastruture.Net Management Software Development and Hosting Services provide automated solutions to help organisations manage their facilities, including hospitals, schools, colleges, government and corporate workplaces. By linking computer generated floorplans to SQL databases our clients can better manage space utilisation, occupancy details, lease portfolios and maintenance management activities via the internet.
Culturally diverse team serving a wide variety of ethnic food Saturdays (May thru early Oct) at the James Bay Community and Moss Street Markets in Victoria.
Island Village Builders Co-operative is a construction company in
Victoria, BC specializing in green building and natural earthen
building, energy efficiency retrofits, and affordable housing.
Just Us! is Canada’s first Fair Trade coffee roaster, founded in 1995. It is built on the three pillars of quality products, social and environmental responsibility. We are proud to be a worker owned cooperative. Our mission is “People and the planet before profits.” We are primarily a wholesale coffee roaster, but also carry tea, sugar and chocolate products – all Fair Trade and organic.
The Kootenay Bakery Cafe Co-op is currently three businesses rolled into one. We operate a retail cafe as well as bakery production manufacturing. We also manage a small delivery company that takes our products as well as five other Kootenay businesses out of our region going both east and west of us.
La Barberie microbrewery opened in 1995, when three founders brought together their techincal know-how and their experience in the goal to produce their beer.
La Barberie is a co-operative formed on social and community engagement. Situated in the heart of Saint-Roch, it is concerned with the economic development of the community and responsible consumption. Drink less, but drink well!
Fair trade organic "Camino" chocolate bars, candy bars, hot chocolate, sugar, juices; sourced from co-ops of family farms in developing countries. La Siembra Co-operative was founded in 1999 with the goal of reconnecting consumers with farmers in a sustainable manner. Our name La Siembra means “sowing” or “planting time” in Spanish. It is also a symbol for the seeds of change that our co-operative is sowing through its fair trade, educational and co-operative activities.
La Tierra Co-op, located in Gatineau (Québec) and Ottawa (Ontario), roasts and distributes gourmet coffees from our partner indigenous peasant cooperatives. We assist them in developing and growing their coops under a 100% fair trade model, only paying above fair trade for our coffee.
The Lotus Co-operative is a collective of workers and microentrepreneurs who have joined together to establish "a new era co-operative where people come to shop, socialize, support local producers, build and nurture community and the environment, while learning about arts, crafts, wellness and culture in a fun, inspiring atmosphere." Lotus is currently in the process of opening our new location.
Mondragon is a political bookstore and vegan restaurant located in Winnipeg’s historic exchange district. Inspired by Mondragon in Spain we are organized as a workers collective. We have no manager, and all worker members, regardless of starting skill or seniority, earn the same rate of pay. We call ours a “participatory” workplace, after the participatory economic model developed by co-authors Robin Hahnel and Michael Albert, and we feel that this structure is consistent with libertarian socialist principles.
Family-based medical practice and walk-in clinic.
A multi-cultural health broker is a bilingual and bicultural member of the community who: provides linguistic interpretation and cultural clarification; helps families access services and resources within the health and social service system; connects families to cultural community groups and resources; and supports community development.
The Natural Burial Co-operative will establish natural burial cemeteries, supply natural burial products and memorials, that will preserve green space and provide dignified and environmentally responsive burial options to consumers. As Natural Burial sites are opened across the country, members will be offered the first chance to choose a grave site.
Natural Cycle Courier offers citywide, all season local (Winnipeg) courier service. Natural Cycle is the only environmentally ethical document and parcel delivery service which guarantees that your delivery will be on time or it's free.
2D - 91 Albert Street
Natural Cycleworks strives to promote positive transportation choices by making appropriate technology and resources available for individuals to live healthier lives. Natural Cycle is composed of a number of enterprises including a bicycle retailer, a bicycle mechanic service, a bicycle component fabrication and design company, and a bicycle components distribution company.
Community food store in Winnipeg: organic wild rice, wild blueberries, whitefish and pickerel from aboriginal co-ops in rural areas, moccasins made by neighbourhood aboriginal women, and bannock baked fresh in the store each day.
With over 30 years of publishing under its belt, New Internationalist magazine is renowned for its campaigning stance on a range of world issues, from cynical marketing of baby milk in the majority world, to the impact of climate change. The New Internationalist not-for-profit co-operative produces a range of books, calendars and diaries that bring you the clearest, most accessible reference sources about our complex world.
Sewn in the heart of Canada's largest urban Aboriginal community, the artisans of Northern Star Worker Co-op create unique Star Blankets in the Aboriginal tradition, to honour, respect and bless both the giver and receiver alike.
Organic Planet Worker Co-op is committed to supplying Winnipeg with fresh produce, groceries, gluten-free goods, non-toxic health and beauty products, and providing an organic and vegan deli.
ParIT provides information technology services using software that everyone can share and modify. The professionals at ParIT take a collaborative approach, working with you to understand the bigger picture. How do you do what you do? What would a smooth operation look like? Combining our experience with yours, we can provide a solution that’s just right for you.
Address: 91 Albert St., Winnipeg, Manitoba
Planet Bean began roasting coffee in downtown Guelph in 1997. Planet Bean has two coffee bars serving all kinds of excellent coffee beverages created by our highly skilled team of baristas. Fresh roasted coffee beans are also available. Our company also has a thriving wholesale business which supplies cafes, restaurants, gourmet and speciality grocers, businesses, churches, universities and schools.
The Rudolf Rocker Cultural Centre was founded in 2007, and operates out of the Old Market Autonomous Zone (A-Zone) in Winnipeg. Named after the German anarchist Rudolf Rocker, who fled Nazi Germany in 1933, and who lectured widely in North America (including dozens of talks in Winnipeg between 1913 and his death in 1958), “the Rocker” functions as both a gallery and multi-purpose venue for social, political, and cultural events of interest to the anarchist, activist, and wider Winnipeg community.
Shift Delivery Co-op is a worker co-operative that uses zero emissions cargo trikes to replace delivery trucks in the Vancouver downtown core.
Sudo Organic Farm Co-operative is a Certified Organic farm located in
Sorrento, BC. We supply a full line of organic, locally grown vegetable
crops (under the name Notch Hill Organic) to wholesale,
restaurant and home delivery services as well as operating tables at
three local farmers' markets, three 1000 sq ft greenhouses, with farm
gate nursery, a small wholesale and retail seed company, a small berry
orchard and expanding tree fruit and nut orchard. For individuals
seeking farming as a career but without the financial resources, we
offer both seasonal internship and permanent resident membership
Sustainability Solutions Group provides high-quality, innovative sustainability consulting services. These include sustainability audits, review of current practice, strategic and implementation planning, and research. The co-op's mission is to create and engage in inspired endeavours that are of net benefit to humanity and the ecosystems in which we are embedded.
Théâtre à Pic is a worker co-operative in Calgary that presents, produces and creates French theatre. It offers a space making it possible for artists to continue the excellence of their art while supporting the theatrical animation of the community.
Postal Address: 202-1925 11th ave SW Calgary AB T3C 0N9
Urban Eatin’ Gardeners’ Worker Co-op is a small group of gardeners committed to using organic and holistic techniques to build and maintain vegetable and culinary gardens for Winnipeg’s private residences and public facilities. We have been trained with various techniques of light footprint, integrated gardening and permaculture principles. We offer to help make your yard a place of beauty, food, and comfort by enabling people to grow their own vegetables, fruits, herbs and edible garden spaces through consultations, workshops and hands-on learning.
Bike shop for commuters, couriers and other urban cyclists.
The Vancouver Renewable Energy Co-op (VREC) is a registered cooperative. Our mandate is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, other pollution and non renewable energy by installing affordable renewable energy systems in the greater Vancouver area.
Victory Gardens is a team of urban farmers for hire who specialize in transforming all types of urban space for food production. As no two spaces are the same, neither are the gardens grown. Victory Garden’s goal is to enable people to grow food by providing all the necessary educational tools and infrastructure for successful harvests.
Viridian Energy Co-op is a worker co-op providing design, installation
and consulting for renewable energy systems and energy recovery,
A team of professionals who believe a collaborative approach to wellness creates the foundation for sustainable health. We are co-creators of an environment that supports choices, respect, compassion, creativity, growth and knowledge in the community. We are wellness at work. Located in Kelowna, British Columbia.
Wecan has provided northeast Edmonton services - employment resource centre, community garden, woolcrafters co-op and youth initiatives - since 1992.
The West End Food Co-op is a non-profit multi-stakeholder food co-op. The co-op is committed to bringing more healthy and culturally appropriate food to the West End, and creating a hub for food change. The Co-op responds to the needs of all stakeholders in the local food system, and seeks solutions to shared problems. Owner-member groups include farmers, consumers, workers, and community partners. Activities include a weekly farmers market, community cannery, community food programming and the development of community owned store. The co-op combines the creation of new markets that link producers, food artisans and consumers with community-based job creation and community food programming and education.
Yellowknife Glass Recyclers Cooperative is a workers cooperative dedicated to the transformation of bottles into glass art. In 1994, Matthew Grogono developed an innovative technique, to cut bottles, grind rims and polish vessels into beautiful glassware; with smooth brims, that feel wonderful in your hand. Over two decades of experimentation, YGR Coop developed a diversified line of products, including drinking vessels, vases, bowls and candle holders of various colours and sizes. Each piece is enhanced when sandblasted with a northern pattern. Our patterns are created by local artists and reflect the unique ecology of northern Canada.
Uniting 2.5 million Canadian workers, pursuing social and economic justice for working people; the Congress is the national voice of the labour movement, but we speak for all workers and their families, in Canada and beyond.
A dynamic Atlantic Canadian co-op wholesaler which offers a wide range of agricultural, food, general merchandise and petroleum products and services to 135 co-ops and their 200,000 co-op members.
CHF Canada is the nation-wide umbrella organization for co-op housing and Canada's link with co-op housing around the world. The organization exists to unite, represent and serve the co-op housing community across Canada.
A movement of approximately 39 caisses populaires (credit unions) throughout francophone New Brunswick; offers insurance services, a venture capital fund, audit services, and acts as an association of other types of co-ops.
Réseau seeks to promote the development of worker co-ops in Quebec, notably by promoting the model, providing experience to youth, and supprt to co-operatives. Our services include: training and advisory services, networking and mentoring, referral to resource people, government relations, etc. We are a coordinator of one of the most dynamic projects in youth co-operative entrepreneurship: the Youth service co-operatives.
The Québec Federation of Forestry Cooperatives gather and represent, in shared interest areas, the totality of forest workers cooperatives, worker-shareholder cooperatives and solidarity cooperatives present in the forest sector of Québec.