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October 27, 2016: Online
In 2014, the Cuban government created a provisional mechanism for the first privately owned businesses in its post-revolution economy through cooperatives. Although agricultural co-ops have played a role for decades in the agrarian and...
October 22, 2016: Great Barrington, MA
On Saturday October 22nd at 7:00 pm, award winning author, Wendell Berry, and The Land Institute's co-founder, Wes Jackson, will share the stage at the historic Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in the heart of Great Barrington, Massachusetts. They...
October 21, 2016 to October 23, 2016: Oakland, CA
The Living the Next Economy Bay Area Collaborative is excited to announce the Living the Next Economy 2016 Convergence, to be held October 21-23 at Oakstop! The Collaborative a broad coalition of community leaders and social entrepreneurs...
November 11, 2016 to November 13, 2016: Ann Arbor, MI
Over 400 participants will converge on Ann Arbor, Michigan from November 11th through 13th, 2016 to share ideas, learn new skills, and look at issues affecting the cooperative movement worldwide.
CommonBound in Review
CommonBound 2016 is a wrap! After three days of workshops, panels, open spaces, and social events, we hope you returned home with new ideas to grow the new economy in your community as well as connections to expand your network of allies. Check out some of the photos, videos, and tweets that came out of the conference.