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On Co-op has a large online library providing information on co-op development, the various co-op sectors, and the socio-economic impact of co-operatives in Ontario. Some of these documents cannot be found anywhere else on this site.

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For co-operative material information in French, visit the resources pages of the website of le Conseil de la coopération de l'Ontario. .

The On Co-op Documents Library: a source for documents and resources for both new and established co-ops.

  • Co-op Management Certificate Program Application and Brochure

    Co-operative Development

    2013-Apr-01

    Description

    CMC/Schulich Document

    Secure your place in the acclaimed Co-operative Management Certificate program at the Schulich School of Business.

    Download

    PDF 2.89MB

  • Co-op Names and Logos You Might Recognize

    Co-operative Engagement

    2014-Apr-10

    Description

    Factsheet

    Co-op logos and categories

    Download

    PDF 912KB

  • Co-op Principles in Plain Language

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Mar-17

    Description

    Factsheet

    The co-op principles are the foundation of co-operatives worldwide.
    To make them more accessible and easy to understand, we present a plain-language translation of each of the seven principles.

    Download

    PDF 71KB

  • Co-op resource materials for All 4 Each curriculum

    Co-operative Education

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    All 4 Each/High School Curriculum/Youth

    Co-op resource materials and links for the All 4 Each high school curriculum project.

    Download

    PDF 5.38MB

  • Co-op Sector Glossary & Acronym Listing

    Co-operative Engagement

    2010-Nov-01

    Description

    Informational Material

    A listing of common terms and acronyms in the co-op sector.

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    PDF 30KB

  • Co-op Sector Regulation

    Advocacy & Government Relations

    2010-Sep-01

    Description

    Government Relations Document

    A presentation on regulation of the co-op sector in Ontario.

    Download

    PDF 374KB

  • Co-op Sector Response to the FSCO Mandate Panel Recommendations

    Advocacy & Government Relations

    2015-Dec-09

    Description

    Government Relations Document

    Co-op Sector Response to the FSCO Mandate Panel Recommendations

    Download

    DOCX 482KB

  • Co-op Sector: THREE KEY GOVERNMENT RELATIONS RECOMMENDATIONS

    Co-operative Engagement, Advocacy & Government Relations

    2016-Jan-26

    Description

    Government Relations Document

    The Ontario co-operative sector's three key asks for government: legislative change; government oversight; incorporation through ServiceOntario.
    This supports our 6-point wishlist for government, created in 2010.

    Download

    DOCX 85KB

  • Co-op Self-assessment

    Co-operative Development

    2010-May-03

    Description

    Co-op Development Document

    A self-assessment tool for co-ops, providing an opportunity for reflection and rethinking on your organization and how it operates. This document was authored by Russ Christianson, President and founder of Rhythm Communications.

    Download

    PDF 47KB

  • Co-op Summer Guide, 2008

    Co-operative Engagement

    2008-Jul-04

    Description

    Promotional Material

    Co-ops Summer Guide, 2008

    Download

    PDF 1.05MB

News

Guide to Co-op Act written in plain, accessible language

Oct 14, 2015 - On Co-op has created a Guide to Ontario’s Co-operative Corporations Act. The Guide explains the details of the Act, and includes advice about the procedures and protocols that define the operations of co-operatives. The Guide also includes a number of…

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Oct 11, 2018 + others - Directors of credit unions and caisses populaires are invited to join us for a unique learning, professional development and networking opportunity! New as well as young Directors are also highly encouraged to attend!

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