A proposal in the works. More info here.
Some quotes from participants: “It was great discussing questions and learning about co-op structures alongside other cooperatives.” – Toma from Intersection Café: A penny university co-op “I learned a lot during this process, especially during the hands-on training.” – Xiomara from Access Interpreters Co-op “Co-op Academy 2016 has helped to propel the Diggers documents into a […]
Come learn about what is happening around climate justice and sustainable energy, job creation, solar advocacy, gas leaks, pipelines and more at the Our Future: Our Power Forum. Worcester Community Energy Forum 1:00 – 5:00pm Saturday, October 1, 2016 (NOTE NEW DATE!) at The Megaron, Worcester Academy 81 Providence St, Worcester, MA 01604 Campus Map: […]
Sunday, March 20th 2016 at Clark University (Jefferson Academic Center) 9:30am to 1:30pm Over 50 peopled joined together to create a space for people in Worcester area to share their work and future plans as part of the local &international climate justice movements. Thanks to all who made Worcester’s first Climate Justice is a Human […]
Worcester Roots General Brochure (download here – PDF – 1.6mb) May 2017 Newsletter Past newsletters: December 2016 Newsletter November 2016 Newsletter June 2016 Newsletter May 2016 Newsletter April 2016 Newsletter March 2016 Newsletter February 2016 Newsletter December 2015 Newsletter October 2015 Newsletter September 2015 Newsletter August 2015 Newsletter June-July 2015 Newsletter May 2015 Newsletter April […]
A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place: Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 at 2:00pm Behind Stone Soup, 4 King St, Worcester, MA 01610 (come to back lot) After months of planning and building, the seven partners in the collaborative project will celebrate the completion of the aquaponics greenhouse at the Stone Soup Community Center. Join us […]
Community FILM Screening and Worcester Roots membership assembly Thursday, November 12th, 2015 5:30pm AT STONE SOUP (4 King St, Worcester) Film Trailer: www.ThisChangesEverything.org Part of New Economy Week 2015! Organized by Worcester Roots and Worcester Solidarity And Green Economy (SAGE) Alliance What if confronting the climate crisis is the best chance we’ll ever get to […]
Co-op Academy Fall 2016 interest form HERE | Spanish HERE (Formulario de Interés de participar en la Academía de Cooperativas de Worcester). Dates: Sign up by August 22nd, 2016 Weekday evenings (1 day/week) for 10 weeks, beginning week of October 3rd, 2016 Printable PDF Version of Results The Co-op Academy is a holistic cooperative entrepreneurship […]
Join Worcester Roots for film screenings and discussions about co-ops and the solidarity economy! 6-8pm all 4 Wednesday evenings in August at Stone Soup, 4 King St, Worcester – films include The Take (about occupied factories in Argentina), Shift Change (about Mondragon and Worker Co-ops in the US), and others. Details coming soon!
by Julius Jones, Co-Director of Worcester Roots June 2015 If success in the old economy is the key to access the New Economy, we will fail. Success in the old economy as a requirement for access to the New Economy is flawed logic, unsustainable and, oppressive, and poses a practical threat to the entire Solidarity […]