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Listen to the Educational Spot we sponsored on WRSI and WHMP!

For the month of October, we sponsored radio spots on WRSI – The River and WHMP. Listen here:

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Co-operatives Advertise together in the Valley Advocate

This October, co-operatives joined together to create a highly noticeable ad on the back page of the Valley Advocate on the October 14-18 edition. The advertisement opportunity was available to all co-operatives in the Pioneer Valley, and cost only $75 to participate in. Thanks to the overwhelming support of co-ops for … Continue reading

Co-operatives are a reminder to the international community that it is possible to pursue both economic viability and social responsibility. -United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon VCBA carries out a role of representation, assistance and promotion in the cooperative movement. It also acts as co-ordinating and encouraging collaboration for its member cooperatives; it guarantees the coordination and orientation of strategies and policies; and it establishes and manages relations with the government, it's committees and it's political, economic and social forces.