Saturday, March 26, 2011
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Representatives Chaka Fattah (D-Penn.) and Jo Ann Emerson (R-Mo.) will hold a congressional briefing on “The Role of Cooperatives in Rural and Urban Communities,” on Mar. 29, 2011, from 2–3 p.m. in room 2362-B of the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C.
This event will provide members of Congress and their staff with the opportunity to hear from practitioners, advocates and academics about the challenges facing cooperatives across all sectors of the economy and the need for federal policy to support these unique business entities.
Ask Your Representative to Attend!
Please ask your representative to attend this briefing. Click below to access a customizable message that you can send to your representative. http://www.ncba.coop/ncba/what-we-do/public-policy/calls-to-action/864-call-to-action-ask-your-representative-to-attend-co-op-briefing
Thursday, March 17, 2011
For more information on how residents can form a cooperative to purchase and manage their park, or for information on the benefits to park owners of selling to residents, contact our housing program manager, Andy Danforth, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-439-9795.
Photo: Alice Sadoski, resident of Wamsutta Mobile Home Park
Photo credit: Erik Jacobs for the New York Times