I have been working at the current Co-op location for 1.5 years now and worked previously in 1991 for about the same length of time at our past location which is now Gerick’s Cycle and … Continue reading Expanding the Floor Space – From the Employee Point of View
In 2011, your Co-op’s Board adjusted our membership benefits package for the first time in close to 20 years. Now, over two years later, those changes have proven to be a resounding success for members … Continue reading Kootenay Co-op Member Financial Benefits and You
Your Board of Directors is first and foremost a governance board – meaning that operational matters are always handled by our trusted managers and staff. That said, the Board continues to take on the role … Continue reading New Products and Services: A Board Perspective
Though some of us may be wondering about the nature of democracy these days, it is a practice that is alive and well at the Co-op! We are fundamentally a democratic institution, with an election … Continue reading Join the Co-op Board of Directors!
Your Board of Directors is excited to share our first of what will become bi-weekly Board updates to Co-op members. We’re beginning this new form of communication in anticipation of the Co-op’s all-new web site … Continue reading New Board Blog and Nelson Commons Restricted Resale Units
At the September AGM, the Board launched its Member Loans Program. By the end of September, the Co-op had exceeded its goal and set a North American record! Paula Sobie, Board Director and Member Loans … Continue reading Member Loans Program a Big Success
The member loans campaign has been an impressive milestone in our relocation project. We recently wrapped up our final report which offers the successful story (and perhaps blueprint) for other co-ops who may want to … Continue reading Member Loans and Future Member Investment