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Listing of Employee and Worker Ownership Resource Links

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WORKER OWNERSHIP LINKS
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001 Argentina

Buenos Aires WWB / OSP Workers Without Bosses / Obreras Sin Patron
Argentina's occupied factories and you


A global network of people organizing assistance for Argentina's occupied factories and spefically the Brukman workers' struggle
002 Belgium

Brussels EFES European Federation of Employee Share Ownership
The umbrella organization of employee owners, companies, persons, trade unions, experts, researchers, and institutions in Europe.


Promoting the international exchange of information on employee ownership and participation
003 Canada AB
Calgary CWCF Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation FCCT Fédération canadienne des coopératives de travail


Develops, finances and links employee-owned co-operatives.RRSP program, Developers Network, EI information, lobbying, training,
004 Canada MB
Winnipeg
Mondragon Bookstore And Coffeehouse
Organized as a workers collective


We have no manager, and all worker members, regardless of starting skill or seniority, earn the same rate of pay.
005 Canada ON
Guelph OWCF Ontario Worker Co-op Federation
Working Together for People


Helps in the development of new and existing worker co-ops.
006 Canada ON
Kingston
Employee Ownership
The New Source of Competitive Advantage


A thought-provoking resource that presents the realities of the employee-ownership model in action.
007 Canada ON
Toronto
The Take - A film written by Naomi Klein and directed by Avi Lewis
Occupy, Resist, Produce - Members of The Movement of Recovered Companies invade, take over and run abandoned works The Challenge to Ownership story unfolds

In Argentina, workers at the Forja auto plant, the Zanon ceramics factory and the Brukman garment factory gain workplace ownership
008 Canada ON
Toronto EOIA Employee Ownership & Incentives Association ESOP Canada Employee Share Ownership Plan Canada


Non-profit organization specializing in employee share ownership & incentive plans and employee innovation training programs.
009 Canada QC
Montreal APCC Association professionnelle des chauffeurs de camion
Trucker's Co-op

English/French A strong representation to the industry and all levels of government
010 Canada QC
Montreal SSG Sustainability Solutions Group




A worker co-operative that assists clients in integrating social, ecological and economic priorities throughout their organisation
011 Canada QC
Quebec
Forum of Stakeholders in the General Trucking Industry



English/French A mechanism that encourages a continuing dialogue between truckers (owner-operators) and their customers
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012 England Greater London
London Generation IM Generation Investment Management
Blood & Gore


An independent, private, employee-owned partnership.
013 England GTM
Manchester
Co-operatives UK
We work towards the creation of an increasingly sucessful and sustainable co-operative economy


Promotes the interests of co-operatives, increasing awareness and understanding of co-operative values and principles, and more.
014 Germany Thüringen
Nordhausen
Strike Bike
About the 135 colleagues of the bicycle factory Bike Systems GmbH, who keep the factory occupied since 10th of July 2007


The workers have decided to resume the production of bicycles in self-management.
015 Spain Guipúzcoa
Mondragon MCC Mondragón Corporación Cooperativa




A business group made of 218 companies and entities organised in three sectorial groups: Financial, Industrial and Distribution
016 Switzerland
World wide Geneva ICA International Co-operative Alliance ACI Alliance Coopérative Internationale


An international non-governmental organisation which unites, represents and serves co-operatives
017 US AZ
Scottsdale
Arizona ESOP Group LLC
The Premier Provider of Employee Stock Ownership Plans


Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) consultant specializing in planning, implementing and administrating ESOPs.
018 US CA
Berkeley
The Cheese Board Collective
Everyone in the world owns the world equally



019 US CA
Berkeley NEWSE Nascence to End Work Savings Endowment
To help build a movement to end wage work


To build the demand for a future in which every one can live their wholeness.
020 US CA
Emeryville
Arizmendi Bakery & Pizzeria
We are a cooperative - worker-owned and operated business


We make decisions democratically, sharing all of the tasks, responsibilities, benefits and risks.
021 US CA
Oakland NCEO National Center for Employee Ownership




To introduce non-NCEO members to employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), stock options, and other forms of employee ownership
022 US CA
San Francisco
Arizmendi Bakery
A Worker Owned Cooperative



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023 US CA
San Francisco
La Colectiva
A conscientious cleaning service on a mission.


A worker-run collective that helps empower immigrant women and connect them with jobs.
024 US CA San Francisco Bay Area and beyond San Francisco NoBAWC Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives
A grassroots organization of democratic workplaces dedicated to building workplace democracy


Small and medium-sized workplaces employing from a few to over 200 workers, representing diverse industries and economic sectors.
025 US CA
San Francisco USFWC United States Federation of Worker Cooperatives
U.S. Federation of Worker Cooperatives


A national grassroots membership organization that support the growth and continued development of worker cooperatives.
026 US DC
Washington ESOP Association Employee Share Ownership Plan Association




To persuade the people of our country that employee ownership is good for America.
027 US DC
Washington FED Foundation for Enterprise Development




Non-profit organization which provides leading-edge equity compensation and employee ownership strategies
028 US DC
Washington NCBA National Cooperative Business Association




The lead national membership association representing cooperatives of all types and in all industries
029 US FL
Orlando
OURbiz - A bi-monthly weblog for worker-owners by worker-owners
A news journal for worker-owners with links to support organizations, other worker cooperatives, a reading list.


Regular discussion of issues raised by the worker cooperative community.
030 US MA
Allston
Vida Verde Co-Op
Brazilian Women's Co-op - Environmentally Sound Cleaning


Supports housecleaners in their professions while creating community and promoting healthy and environmentally friendly methods.
031 US MA
Amherst CC Collective Copies




Celebrating 20 years of worker-ownership, collective spirit and union pride. What's not to love?
032 US MA
Brookline
ICA Group




Create model employee owned companies and community income generating projects that save and create jobs
033 US MN
Minneapolis
U.S. Federation of Democratic Workplaces
U.S. Federation of Worker Cooperatives and Democratic Workplaces


General information about workplace democracy and a discussion board where workers from democratic workplaces can contribute
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034 US NC Nationwide Asheville SACCO Southern Appalachian Center for Cooperative Ownership
Resources and services to worker owned businesses.


This is a worker - owned and democratically managed consulting and resource firm. The website includes a National Co-op Registry.
035 US NY
New York
The Working World
Working with a number of democratic worker groups in Argentina


A pilot nonprofit dedicated to improving the working lives of people through self-reliance and democratic organization.
036 US OH
Cincinnati UFCW United Food and Commercial Workers
Our Harvest Cooperative


A community-supported agriculture (CSA) business from the incubator farm
037 US OH
Cincinnati USW United Steel Workers CUCI Cincinnati Union Cooperative Initiative


Continuing the long standing success of Mondragon's Worker-Owned Cooperative Model
038 US OH
Kent OEOC Ohio Employee Ownership Center




Provides outreach, information, and preliminary technical assistance to those interested in exploring employee ownership.
039 US OH
Toledo EOBC Employee Ownership Buyout Committee
We are proposing The Possibility of The First UAW Automobile Employee Stock Owned Company.


Our true hope is to keep DaimlerChrysler together and partner between its employees for the Corporations long term security.
040 US PA
Pittsburgh WOI Worker-Ownership Institute




Management and labor from employee-owned companies, and ESOPs, come together to discuss their triumphs and failures
041 US PA Worldwide Stillwater GEO Grassroots Economic Organizing
The Newsletter for Democratic Workplaces and Globalization from Below


Get bimonthly reports on worker cooperatives and community-based economies, and their development through local cooperative action
042 US VT
Montpelier HMC Hunger Mountain Coop
A member-owned cooperative


Offers a wide selection of natural foods and products, as well as a full service deli-cafe with prepared dishes for here and to go
043 US WA Worldwide Redmond
Golder Associates - Ground Engineering and Environmental Science Services
The Culture of Employee-Ownership


Our employee ownership model creates a collegial atmosphere in which all staff have a meaningful stake in the company's success.
044 Venezuela Miranda
Los Teques FRETECO Frente Revolucionario de Trabajadores de Empresas en Cogestión y Ocupados


Conference of Co-managed and Occupied Factories' Workers' Revolutionary Front
Promotes the expropriation and nationalization of Venezuelan industry and its placement under control of its own workers.
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