​​   CO-OP CALENDAR​​
  1.  Introduction to Youth-Owned Cooperatives
    JUNE 27
    Introduction to Youth-Owned Cooperatives
    2-4 PM Address St Pete Greenhouse at Enoch Davis Recreation Center 1111 18th S St Petersburg, FL 33705 Click to Register This free introduction will define what a youth co-op is, how they are started and operated, and examine examples of successful long-running business models cooperatively owned and run by youth.
  2.  Introduction to the  Cooperative Business Model
    JULY 31
    Introduction to the Cooperative Business Model
    6-8 PM St Pete Greenhouse at Enoch Davis Recreation Center 1111 18th Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33705 This free introduction provides an overview of what a co-op is, the types of co-ops, the seven co-op principles, and shared co-op values followed by a fun interactive review and discussion.
  3.  Step to Starting a Grocery Co-op
    AUG 30
    Step to Starting a Grocery Co-op
    6-8 PM St Pete Greenhouse at Enoch Davis Recreation Center 1111 18th Ave S St Petersburg FL 33705 To open your cooperative, you must first create a roadmap to success. The key to the road map is utilizing the Four Cornerstones in Three Stages development model for start-up food co-ops. We will examine these steps and examples or other grocery co-ops start ups and long standing business, and update you on St Petes very own grocery co-op! Seats are limited reserve your free seat now !!
  4.  Housing Co-ops are Corporations Too
    SEPT 20
    Housing Co-ops are Corporations Too
    6-8 PM St Pete Greenhouse at Enoch Davis Recreation Center 1111 18th Ave S St Petersburg FL 33705 This free introduction to Housing co-ops identifies the many forms.We will examine the different type of housing co-op, examples of local and national housing co-ops and organizations,how they may contribute to the creation of affordable housing, and how to start a housing co-op.
  5.  Co-op Garage  Workshop
    SEPT 24
    Co-op Garage Workshop
    6-9 PM Pinellas Technical College 3452 11th Ave. So St Petersburg FL 33711 This free bi-weekly workshop will help you start the process to form your co-op ? Come work it out with other cooperators , be a part of the transition
  6.  Co-op Garage  Workshop
    OCT 8
    Co-op Garage Workshop
    6-9 PM Pinellas Technical College 3452 11th Ave. So St Petersburg FL 33711 This free bi-weekly workshop will help you start the process to form your co-op ? Come work it out with other cooperators , be a part of the transition