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BCCA Strategic Plan Update

May 12, 2016 - At this crossroads in its history, BCCA is soliciting member input on its strategic plan. A Strat Planning Task Force, led by John Kay, Vice Chair of BCCA, was constituted in February 2016 and represents 14 of our members. The goal of the planning process is to revision BCCA’s programs and services in response to shifting economic conditions and to provide increased member value

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BCCA Advocacy Efforts

BCCA LEADS ADVOCACY EFFORT TO ENSURE ACCESS FOR CO-OPS TO COMMUNITY GAMING GRANT FUNDS

On April 18, 2016 Executive Director, Carol Murray, BCCA board member John Groves (Coast Capital Savings Credit Union) and Anju Singh fromVancouver Co-op Radio met with the Honourable Peter Fassbe

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Mentorship Program Wraps Up Successful Year

May 6, 2016 - The Inaugural Year of the Co-ops in Schools program (CIS) is successfully winding to a close. Students in teams at six universities and clubs at six high schools participated in an intensive year of mentorship, activities, and in-depth learning about co-operative enterprise. Extended outreach also brought co-op messaging to nearly 2000 students.

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AGM 2016

See you on June 10, 2016, at the Creekside Community Centre in Vancouver.

The AGM will include updates about BCCA's strategic plan and the Co-ops in Schools tri-mentorship program! The afternoon concludes with a wine & cheese social.

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Membership

BCCA is the voice of a thriving co-op movement in B.C.

We advocate and speak on behalf of the co-op movement. We provide support and encouragement to co-ops, and much more.

Join BCCA and be part of it all.

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Co-ops In Schools

BCCA's Co-ops in Schools Program engages high school and post secondary youth. Students emerge with useful skills and a new appreciation for co-op solutions.

We're seeking university & high school students and local co-op & credit union partners. 

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