July 2022 Newsletter

Shared Capital Gives $40K Back to Borrowers in Patronage The Cooperative Economy Campaign – Invest in Shared Capital Preferred Share Dividend Announced for 2021 New Loans and Members We are pleased to announce that the Shared Capital Cooperative Board of Directors has yet again approved a patronage dividend to our member-borrowers. The dividend approved in 2022 totals over…  Read More »

March 2022 Newsletter

Invest in Shared Capital – New Direct Public Offering Board Nominations Save the Date – Annual General Meeting  New Loans and Members 2021 At-A-Glance New Episode of Shared Stories is out Our new national Direct Public Offering allows all of us to invest in building more just, inclusive, and equitable communities through investments in Shared Capital Cooperative…  Read More »

Shared Stories

We’re connecting you to the voice of cooperators around the country through our video series: Shared Stories. Through Shared Stories, our members tell their stories of cooperation – how they joined together to meet needs and create impact. How are people working together to overcome lack of dignified employment? Secure and affordable housing? Safe and…  Read More »

August 2021 Newsletter

New Loans and Members CDFI Award Welcome our New Staff Member Meet our Summer Intern Patronage Dividend Notice Annual Meeting and Co-op Forum Report Back Special Member Vote Results Members of Pecan Milk Co-op in Georgia. Heartsong Home Care in Oak Harbor, Washington; Pecan Milk Cooperative of Atlanta, Georgia; and individual members Tamara Bauer of Minneapolis, Minnesota and…  Read More »

March 2021 Newsletter

(Virtual) Office Hours – Weekly Starting March 5th New Loans and Members 2020 At-A-Glance We’re Hiring! Last call for Board Nominations Save The Date: Board Election and Annual Member Meeting (Virtual) Office Hours: Weekly Starting March 5th Thinking of expanding or starting-up a co-op? Wondering when you need to start looking into loans? Curious what the options…  Read More »

October 2020 Newsletter

CDFI and Olamina Fund AwardsRecent LoansIt’s National Co-op MonthNew MembersICYMI: Annual Report, Board Election and Annual Member Meeting Upcoming Events CDFI Award and Olamina Fund InvestmentShared Capital received a $1.57 million grant award announced last week by the  U.S. Department of the Treasury’s CDFI Fund. The CDFI Fund awarded $520,000 through the Financial Assistance (FA) award to support our cooperative…  Read More »

April 2020 Newsletter

Emergency Loans and COVID-19 Resources  Board Elections Save the Date for our Annual Member Meeting Our Latest Loans 2019 Highlights Is your co-op facing challenges due to COVID-19 business disruption or closure? Shared Capital is offering emergency loans to cooperatives. Click here for more information. We encourage all cooperatives to apply for Economic Injury Disaster…  Read More »

November 2019 Newsletter

Announcing Accelerate Employee Ownership Shared Capital at Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy Our Latest Loans October is National Co-op Month Welcome Our New Loan Officer Advocacy – Supporting Co-op Friendly Lending Upcoming Event Shared Capital In The Media Shared Capital and Project Equity launched Accelerate Employee Ownership on September 5 in Long Beach, California. Shared Capital is proud to…  Read More »

June 2019 Newsletter

In This Newsletter: Federation of Southern Cooperatives Meerkat Media Worker Cooperative Announcing Board Members and Board Officers Welcome our new Loan Administrator Loans Made to Date in 2019 Annual Meeting Report Back Shared Capital In The Media The Federation of Southern Cooperatives Economic Justice Through Cooperative Development How many co-ops can claim they were founded…  Read More »

Build Economic Democracy

Nominations are now being accepted for the Shared Capital Cooperative Board of Directors. The election will be held in April and this year three seats are open. Nominations are due by March 8, 2019. There are three steps to be a candidate: Fill out the candidate statement Have a Shared Capital Co-op member fill out the endorsement form…  Read More »