Our Work

Visions of Liberation

These workshop and consultation topics build our understanding of social movement and cooperative models so that we may incorporate these models and lessons into our work building movements for justice.

Alliance and Network Building

Educational Justice

Global Social Movements

Food Justice

Land Justice

Solidarity Economic Models

Student Organizing

US Social Movements

Anti-Oppression Education and Consultation

We examine how systems of power, privilege, and oppression operate on individual, institutional, and cultural levels. We seek not only to build analysis and understanding, but also to build tools for action and change.

Anti-Racism (for multi-racial groups, POC groups, and white groups)

Anti-Zionism and Palestinian Solidarity

Class Privilege and Uprooting Classism

Cultural Appropriation

(Dis)Ability Justice

Homophobia and Heterosexism

Multi-Generational Movement Building

Patriarchy

Power, Privilege, and Oppression Fundamentals

Radical Mental Health

Sexual Harassment and Assault

Transphobia and the Gender Binary

Building Organizational Capacity

We provide services and trainings to strengthen core skills and build robust and effective organizations.

Anti-Oppression Organizational Audit

Board Roles and Responsibilities Training

Conflict Resolution Training and Facilitation


Developing and Documenting Decision Making Processes

Evaluations Processes Development, Support and Training

Grassroots Fundraising Training

Hiring Process Development, Support and Training

Human Resources

Meeting Facilitation

Member Recruitment, Retention & Development

Retreat Design and Facilitation

Strategic Planning & Follow Through

Further Consulting and Services

We provide individual consultation as well as skilled facilitation of meetings, retreats, and conflict resolution processes.

Caucus, Meeting, and Retreat Facilitation

Conference and Event Planning

Conflict Resolution Facilitation

Coordinate/Sit On Panels

Curriculum Development & Review

Getting Started/Start Ups

Ice Breakers, Team Building Games & Activities

Individualized Anti-Oppression Consulting

Popular Education/ Radical Pedagogy

5 Day Anti-Racism Action Camp

Client List

Co-ops, Collectives, and Cooperative Movement Organizations

Arizmendi Valencia

Arizmendi Emeryville

Arizmendi Lakeshore

The Beehive Design Collective

Bellingham Food Co-op

Berkeley Student Cooperative

Boneshaker Books

Boxcar Books

C4 Tech & Design

The Cheeseboard Collective

Chrysalis Co-op

Citybikes

Center for Family Life, Sunset Park

CoFED- Cooperative Food Empowerment Directive

Collective of Collectives, Seattle

College Houses

Community Food Co-op, Bellingham, WA

Consumer Cooperative Manager's Association

Design Action Collective

Equal Exchange

The Flaming Eggplant Café

Hopkins House

The Hub Bicycle Co-op

Inter Cooperative Council of Ann Arbor

Inter-Cooperative Council of Austin

Ithaka House

Kensington Community Food Co-op

La Reunion Cooperative

Local Sprouts Cooperative

Lothlorien House

Lucy Stone Cooperative

Madison Community Co-operative

Maple Street Co-op School

Mariposa Food CooperativeFood Justice & Anti-Racism Working Group & Board of Directors

Mariposa Grove Cohousing

Mascher Space Cooperative

Nabolom Collective Bakery

National Cooperative Business Association

New Moon Cooperative Café

New York Law Collective

New York City Network of Worker Cooperatives

North American Students of Cooperation (NASCO)

Olympia Food Cooperative

Oscar Wilde House

Other Avenues Cooperative Grocery

Pedal People Cooperative

Penn Haven Housing Cooperative

People's Food Co-op: Portland, Oregon

People's Grocery (Oakland)

People's Organization of Community Acupuncture

The People's Potato

Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance

Quilted

Red and Black Cafe

Regeneración Child Care

Riverwest Public House Cooperative

Santa Barbara Student Housing Cooperative

Seedpod Co-op

Solar Community Housing Association

Solidarity NYC

Takoma Park Silver Spring Food Cooperative

US Federation of Worker Cooperatives

Weaver's Way Co-op

Worcester Roots Project

Grassroots & Non-profit Organizations

350.org

Americorps VISTA

AVODAH-New Orleans

Bay Area Girls Rock Camp

Bay Area Solidarity Summer (BASS)

Berkeley Builds Capacity

Better Future Project

Bike Kitchen

Books Through Bars

Brass Liberation Orchestra

BreakOUT!

Break the Silence

The Capacity Project

Close to Home

CoCO Center for Community Organizations

Common Fire

Common Ground Center

Conservation Corps North Bay

Cycles of Change

Dance USA Conference

East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice

Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund

Ending Community Homelessness Coalition

Energy Action Coalition

For Crying Out Loud

Gallery Gachet

Girls Rock Camp Alliance

Girls Rock Philly

Head and Hands

Hidden Villa Camp

hotpot! Philly

The Icarus Project

Jane Place Neighborhood Sustainability Initiative

Justice Now

LGBTQA Youth Community Garden of Chicago

Minnehaha Free Space

Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment (MORE)

National Radio Project / Making Contact

National Radio Project

Neighborhood Bike Works

New Economy Coalition

New Organizing Institute

Open Flows Community Technology Lab

The Oyster Knife

Penn for Palestine

Philadelphia Alliance for Labor Support

Philadelphia Collaborative for Reproductive Justice and Support

The Philadelphia Collaborative to End Chronic Street Homelessness (Bethesda ProjectProject H.O.M.E.Pathways to HousingHorizon House)

Philadelphia Free Library

Philadelphia Folklore Project

Philly Stands Up!

Planned Parenthood NYC

Planners of Color for Social Equity, UCLA

The Pop-Up Museum of Queer History

Project H.O.M.E.

Prometheus Radio Project

Pursue: Action For a Just World

Queer Youth Space

Queer Rock Camp

QuORUM Forum

Resource Generation

Responsible Endowments Coalition

Rude Mechanical Orchestra

Safe Place Olympia

Save Our Safety Net DC

Seattle Young People's Project

Sexual Assault Survivor Services

Sex Worker's Outreach Project New York City

Shareable

Southeast Asia Resource Action Center

Sound Youth Vista

Southern Maine Workers Center

Stonewall Youth

Tadaima

TransForm

Transportation Alternatives

Willie May Rock Camp for Girls

YouthCO

Academic Institutions & Student Organizations

Bergen Community College

Bryn Mawr College

Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, UC Santa Cruz

Clark University

CUNY: Adjunct Project, Graduate Center, School of Law

Education for Sustainable Living Program, UC Davis

Education Pioneers

Evergreen State College: Campus Icarus Project, FIST

Graduate Student Association, UC Santa Cruz

Lenfest Education Center

Lewis and Clark University

Lick-Wilmerding High School

McGill University: Social Equity and Diversity Education Office

National College of Natural Medicine

The Netter Center at UPenn

New York Trade School

Oberlin College

Olney Charter High School

Reed College

Sexual Assault Center of the McGill Students' Society (SACOMSS)

Simmons College

Smith College

Soutern Maine Workers' Center

Students for Justice in Palestine Philly

Students Organizing Against Prisons

SUNY BInghamton Food Cooperative

SUNY Geneseo

Swarthmore College

Trinity University

UAW Grad Student Union (UC Santa Cruz)

UC Berkeley School of Social Welfare

UMass Amherst Student Co-ops

United World College - USA

University of British Columbia Social Justice Center

University of British Columbia Allies

University of Michigan School of Social Work

UU College of Social Justice

Wesleyan University

Conferences and Summits

2014 Facing Race Conference

2010, 2012, 2014 Worker Cooperative National Conference

2010-2013 NASCO Institute

2011, 2013 Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy

2011, 2013 Western Worker Cooperative Conference

2011-2014 Allied Media Conference

2012 Femme Conference

2012 International Girls Rock Camp Alliance Conference

2012 Pedogogy and Theater of the Oppressed Conference

2012, 2013 National Cooperative Business Association Annual Conference

2013 Rebellious Nursing Conference

2013 Youth Power Summit, Ithaca College

2013 ReWeaving North Carolina Convergence

2013 reRoute: Building Power for a New Economy

2013 New York Cooperative Summit

2013 Power Shift

2014 CommonBound Conference