Crawford Bay Commons Co-operative Association

BC Co-op Membership Profile |

The purpose of Crawford Bay Commons Cooperative Association is to

  1. Meet members common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly-owned and democratically controlled enterprise that incorporates the ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring for the land and all that depend on it.
  2. Provide access to land and land-based services to a community of members.
  3. Acquire and manage lands and properties in a creative and sustainable manner.
  4. Share land ownership and stewardship and facilitate a variety of land-based projects to benefit the members.
  5. Study, follow, demonstrate, promote, and expand upon the values of self-help, self-responsibility, direct democracy, equality, equity, and solidarity guided by the seven principles of cooperation established by the International Cooperative Alliance in 1995.