Democracy at Work DC

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Please join us at our next meetup on Wednesday, November 15th from 6:30-8pm at Shaw Library, in WTD Conference Room 2. We will discuss benefits of worker co-ops, hoping that this discussion will become the basis for our eventual… Read More

DSLBD LogoThe DSLBD Innovation & Equitable Development Office is holding an open stakeholders meeting on the topic of business and worker cooperatives in the District of Columbia. This engagement builds on the local economy discussion held by the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development in Fall 2016.

Stakeholders are invited to help implement an action plan for supporting existing and new cooperatives in the District. Meetings are monthly through to at least December 2017.

October Cooperatives Stakeholders Meeting
Friday 10/27, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT
441 4th Street, NW, Suite 805S, Washington, DC 20020

Please join us on Wednesday, November 1st at 6:30pm at Shaw Library. Democracy at Work DC has a first draft of legislation to enhance our local government’s promotion of worker owned co-ops. At this meeting we are having a planning… Read More

The next d@w-DC meeting will be on Wednesday, October 18th at the Shaw Library. As part of our advocacy efforts, we must understand what the law in DC is currently. Come out to learn what the law is… Read More

Coop Tour Recap – Vélocity

We toured Vélocity, a volunteer coop in Alexandria, to see the operation and ask questions. Check out this video from our visit.