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 »

Have you seen our 2017 Annual Report?

We’re so proud to report on the successes our members make possible. Thanks to our 237 member cooperatives and 250 individual members for another year full of impact and intercooperation. Please click here to read our report including how 95% of our lending went to co-ops by and for women, people of color and low income communities.

June 2018 Newsletter

Board Election Results, 2018 Annual Member Meeting and Cooperative Forum, Recent Loans Made, Introducing our 2018 Summer Intern, and What are you doing for the 2018 International Day of Cooperatives? Shared Capital is proud to be owned and governed by our members. We once again held a competitive ballot with seven highly qualified candidates running for five…  Read More »

February 2018 Newsletter

Build Economic Democracy: Run for the Shared Capital Board of Directors! Nominations are now being accepted for the Shared Capital Cooperative Board of Directors. The election will be held in April and this year five seats are open. Shared Capital seeks a diverse pool of candidates representing different backgrounds, cooperative experiences and geographic regions. Many…  Read More »