Cascade Cooperatives is a network of cooperatives in Whatcom County. We support each other and emerging cooperatives. Fostering cooperatives supports a local economy, gives the members decision-making rights, and creates community.
promote a healthy business ecosystem,
and educate the community about the
benefits of the cooperative business model
Co-ops are groups of people united
to meet the common
economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations of their members.
⁕ A win/win business model built on sustainable values.
⁕ Empowered employees who are invested in their work.
⁕ Authentic customer experiences with reliable and engaged workers.
⁕ Profits that circulate locally and build community.
⁕ Businesses motivated to care for our community and the place we live.