Friday, March 1, 2019 at 8:00 AM CST
Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 4:00 PM CST

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Hyatt Regency Milwaukee

333 W Kilbourne Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203

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Deb Trocha
Indiana Cooperative Development Center

Up and Coming 2019

Learn how to start or keep your new food co-op going at this fabulous and friendly conference.

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    • $275.00 after Thursday, February 7, 2019
    • $200.00 after Thursday, February 7, 2019
    • $200.00 after Thursday, February 7, 2019

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Items for sale

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Thursday Workshop - Path to Effective Governance

No matter where you are in your startup journey, practicing good governance and evolving it as your co-op’s needs change will help your group work more effectively together, have more fun, and help you make better decisions. Being good at governance will also position you to be a better employer and attract better GM candidates. This half-day workshop provides practical and tested ideas, templates and processes that you can use to set your co-op on the path to effective governance. We’ll cover t

15 $50.00 each

Thursday Workshop: Capital Campaign Planning

A Capital Campaign can feel daunting and intimidating. If you’ve read Food Co-op Initiative’s Capital Campaign Workbook you may be wondering where to start. How on earth will we raise that much money? Green Top Grocery Owner Loan Campaign Chair, Katie Novak recently lead an effort to raise over $1.4 million in owner loans (and donations) and will share how she took the great information in the Tool Kit and created a system that works. You’ll learn exactly where to start, how to create your teams

15 $50.00 each

Thursday Workshop: Inherent Bias Training

How can naming and addressing bias align your co-op more closely to the cooperative principles? The goal of the Understanding Bias Workshop is to create awareness of implicit bias and share the creative ways co-ops mitigate bias to promote an organization that is diverse and promotes belonging for everyone. Learn from case studies and each other so you can begin to assess how to make your co-op truly more inclusive.

15 $50.00 each

Tour the Sherman Phoenix

Located in the heart of Milwaukee’s bustling Sherman Park neighborhood, the Sherman Phoenix truly lives up to its namesake: a bustling community renaissance project born from the ashes. There is much to be gleaned from the founders of the Sherman Phoenix. Take a tour and learn of their vision and strategy to engage and unify efforts to rise up and lead their community. Plus, there will be plenty of time to shop!

1 $50.00 each


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