Mailing Lists

This is a list of mailing lists (also called list serves) of interest to cooperatives, currently divided by topic (though that could change). Please add. 

Worker Co-ops

Food Co-ops, CSAs, and Buying Clubs


  • ProgrammerCoop, for programmer worker cooperative members.
  • NYC Intercoop IT Google group to coordinate tech work among NYC food cooperatives, low traffic.
  • CoCoNerds "Yahoo group for discussion of cooperative technical issues including computers, edi, databases, accounting packages, and POS systems"
  • Tech Coop, Technology worker cooperatives. This is a mailing list for existing coops (or interested individuals) whose work focuses on technical projects (see also for tech-but-not-necessarily-coop-oriented lists).

Setting up a mailing list

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Coop News Sources

  • [1] - Co-operative News: The Global News Hub for Co-operatives. "The Global News Hub is a collection of articles, features and opinion submitted by co-operatives and co-operators around the world. We aim to build a picture of co-operative enterprise and initiatives, plus provide a platform for co-operators to engage with each other." Topical RSS feeds: