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  • Co-op FACTSheets available!

    Discover our online and print library of quick-reference materials about co-op sectors, best practices, legislation, and structure. We have a suite of more than 30 brief, easy to read, useful FactSheets.

    Click HERE to browse the library.

  • Provincial Banquet Dinner & Fundraiser

    On September 28, 2017, individuals from the Ontario co-operative and credit union movement are invited to celebrate our acheivements and milestones with a very special Banquet Dinner and Fundraiser, at the Courtyard by Marriott, Downtown Toronto! 

  • Share your co-op story in 150 words!

    In the Spirit of Canada's 150th, share your co-op story... Tell us how you discovered co-ops and what they mean to you!

    Share your story in 150 words and send a photo to [requires javascript]. You'll be entered to win an all-expenses paid trip to the Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada Delegate's Conference, taking place November 29 - December 1, 2017 at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier in Ottawa ON!

    Follow Canada's Emerging Co-operators on Instagram @Coop150 or like their Facebook Page to read inspiring Canadian co-op stories!

    Read some of the great stories that have already been submitted to On Co-op here!

  • 2017 Provincial Co-op Conference

    We are thrilled to announce the details of the 2017 Conference, which will focus on the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, and how Ontario co-operatives can work towards becoming more sustainable - both within their own organizations and together, as a movement.

    Receive first-hand accounts of sustainable development at practice within a variety of co-operatives and business sectors, and the differences that these organizations are making within their communities. Examine some of the obstacles facing Ontario's co-operatives and which prevent us from achieving sustainable development, and brainstorm ways to overcome these challenges. 

    To wrap-up this incredible day, join us for a networking cocktail reception, followed by a very special evening Banquet Dinner & Fundraiserbringing together individuals from Ontario's co-operatives and credit unions across the province!

    Learn more...and don't miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity!

  • Co-ops Are Cool!

    Want to find out more about the great things co-ops do?

    Did you know that mornings are 28% more chipper because of co-ops? Or that co-ops make the world smell nicer? For more quirky, interesting facts about co-ops, check out our Co-ops Are Cool webpages, created and generously donated to On Co-op by The Co-operators.

  • 2017 Co-op Connections Series

    The Co-op Connections are a series of workshops, networking & special events taking place across the province in 2017!

    Visit for more info!



    On Co-op maintains a listing of all 1300 of Ontario's co-ops so anyone can find a co-op and/or a product or service provided bya local co-op. Search by keyword, category/type or location.

    To start, click on the photo, or use the permanent "Find a Co-op" link at the bottom right of all our website pages.

  • 33rd Annual Directors' Forum

    Join us for the 33rd Annual Directors' Forum! 

    This is a unique professional development and networking opportunity for credit union and caisse popoulaire board directors.

    Learn more at or REGISTER today to get the Early Bird rate before June 30!


Co-op Principles in Plain Language

Oct 12, 2015 - The co-op principles are the foundation of co-operatives worldwide. To make them more accessible and easy to understand, On Co-op presents a plain-language translation of each of the seven international principles.

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2017 Provincial Conference & Celebration

Sep 28, 2017 - 2017 Provincial Conference and Celebration

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On Co-op is a trade association and capacity-building organization that develops, engages, educates and advocates for Ontario's co-op businesses.