Co-operatives Matter – and Here’s Why
March 15, 2022 13:54 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, March 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ontario Co-operative Association (OCA) has released the latest data profiling the co-operative business sector in Ontario, and the numbers...
The board’s role in progressive change focus of 37th annual conference
November 18, 2021 12:06 ET | Directors’ Forum Co-operative
GUELPH, Ontario, Nov. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Credit union, caisses populaires and mutual directors from across the province will be gathering at the Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale November 25 -...
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Social Media Campaign Emphasizes Unique Qualities of Small Towns
May 18, 2021 15:55 ET | Co-operatives First
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, May 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Every small town has something going for it — something uniquely its own. With a new campaign and contest, Co-operatives First is...
Elder Care in Ontario is Broken, and Here’s One Way We Can Fix It
May 12, 2021 12:54 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, May 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Over the past few months, as more and more horror stories about our failed long term care homes have arose, one innovative group has been busy...
A New Offer of Specialized Support for More than 1,500 Ontario Co-ops Ontario Co-operative Association reaches agreement with the Consortium de ressources et d’expertises coopératives GUELPH, Ontario, Feb. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ontario Co-operative...
Co-operative Sector Developing Resource to Meet Employment Needs in Rural Ontario
August 27, 2020 15:35 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, Aug. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontario’s co-operative sector is creating an employment resource to collaboratively meet hiring, training and labour retention needs in rural...
COVID Fund supports Ontario’s co-operative businesses in the wake of the pandemic
July 09, 2020 12:21 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thirty Seven co-operatives across the province recently received a total of $20,000 in funds from the Ontario Co-operative Association (OCA), to...
Long-Term Care Home Crisis Has a Co-Operative Solution
June 10, 2020 12:44 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The crisis in Ontario’s long-term care homes has highlighted a system of care for our most vulnerable citizens that is not working. So many causes...
Fall Economic Statement Great for Ontario’s Co-Operative Sector
November 06, 2019 16:09 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, Nov. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The co-operative sector in Ontario is very pleased with the commitment from the provincial government to modernize the co-operative legislation. ...
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Leaders Recognized for Their Contributions to the Ontario Co-operative Movement
October 15, 2019 15:00 ET | Ontario Co-operative Association
GUELPH, Ontario, Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Members of the Ontario Co-operative Association (OCA) honoured three of their own for their commitment and contributions to the Ontario...