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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.

  • The Role of Co-operatives in Ontario's Social Economy

    Co-operative Development

    2008-May-01

    Description

    Presentations and Workshop Summaries

    A presentation from David Lasby, Senior Research Associate at Imagine Canada, on the role of co-operatives in Ontario's social economy.

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    PPT 1.59MB

  • Thunder Bay Post-Conference Media release - March 2015

    Co-operative Development

    2015-Mar-05

    Description

    Co-op Development Document

    Media Release on Thunder Bay Conference

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    PDF 366KB

  • Tim Foster Bio

    General Resource

    2017-Oct-17

    Description

    Directors' Forum Document

    Biography for Tim Foster

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    PDF 359KB

  • Tom Webb: From Corporate Capitalism to Global Co-operation

    General Resource

    2016-Nov-10

    Description

    Informational Material

    Tom Webb: From Corporate Capitalism to Global Co-operation

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    PDF 287KB

  • Training and Consulting Brochure 2014

    Co-operative Education

    2014-Oct-29

    Description

    Informational Material

    Newly updated training and consulting brochure for On Co-op

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    PDF 135KB

  • Tricks and Traps of the Co-op Act PP - Ian Shewan

    General Resource

    2018-May-01

    Description

    Guide to Act/Legislation

    Tricks and Traps of the Co-op Act - Ian Shewan, Lerners LLP

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    PDF 664KB

  • UPDATED Co-op Advocacy Postcard: Three Key Asks

    Advocacy & Government Relations

    2016-Apr-01

    Description

    Government Relations Document

    Co-op Advocacy Postcard: Three Key Asks, November 1, 2016

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    PDF 109KB

  • Useful Instructions for Hosting Travelling Cooper

    Co-operative Engagement

    2013-Jan-16

    Description

    Informational Material

    How to request a visit from cooper, what to do when you receive cooper, what to do when you're about to send him on his way, and more.

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    PDF 365KB

  • Using Offering Statements to Raise Capital

    Co-operative Development

    2011-Jul-21

    Description

    Factsheet

    BP03 - A factsheet on the preparation and delivery of offering statements required for the selling of securities to prospective purchasers. Updated July 2013

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    PDF 282KB

  • Valuable Co-op Resources Catalogue

    Co-operative Engagement

    2017-Oct-11

    Description

    All 4 Each/High School Curriculum/Youth

    Valuable Co-op Resources Catalogue by Kerr Smith

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    PDF 50KB

News

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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Events

34th Annual Directors' Forum Conference

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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