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Co-Ops 101: Starting Your Own Business

Meeting Room 115
Tuesday, Jun 18, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Thinking of starting a business?
Interested in a business model that uplifts your community?

Worker cooperatives create meaningful change for communities affected by inequality. Worker co-ops are designed to improve low-wage jobs and build wealth in communities. Worker co-ops help build skills, earning potential, household income, and assets.

Interpretation into Spanish will be provided.

Childcare can be arranged by contacting Martin Alvarado a week before the event at 608-266-6350 or

Light refreshments will be provided.

Additional sessions Tuesday June 18th at noon and Tuesday July 16th at noon at Goodman South Madison Library, 2222 S. Park St.

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Sponsored by MCDC, the UW Center for Cooperatives, Madison Public Library, and the Madison Public Library Foundation.