"Creating Farm & Food Cooperatives" GCC class inside Franklin County Jail

Creating Farm & Food Cooperatives - AGR 114, can be taken for-credit (1-credit) OR credit-free through Community Education

When: Tuesdays from 5:30-8:20p, Oct. 7 to Nov. 11, 2014

Where: Franklin County House of Corrections--an "Inside Out" class where "outside" students take the class alongside incarcerated students

To register:                                                                        http://www.gcc.mass.edu/workforce-development/workshops/creating-a-coop-food-economy-2/

Course Highlights: 

+ Work with cooperative experts and cooperative educators 

+ Learn hands on skills in cooperative business development

+ Cultivate democratic meeting and management skills 

+ Learn about & participate in the cooperative movement

+ Develop your own co-op & create a plan to move it forward

email Instructor, Andrew Stachiw, at [masked]; learn more about co-ops at: http://toolboxfored.org/ 
email Farm and Food Systems Coordinator, Abrah Dresdale, at 

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  • Ka'Way M.

    I can't make this one either, but I would love to know when the next one will be.

    October 6

  • A former member
    A former member

    I won't make this one, but I LOVE the idea of an "inside out" class

    October 4

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