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Financing your Worker Co-op Business

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024, 12:00pm to 2:00pm

From crowdfunding to loans, learn about unique funding opportunities for starting a worker cooperative.

Worker cooperatives are values-driven businesses that put worker and community benefit at the core of their purpose.

In contrast to traditional companies, worker members at worker cooperatives participate in the profits, oversight, and often management of the enterprise using democratic practices.

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