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COVID-19 VIRUS Resources

Last updated May 14, 2020 The continued spread of the COVID-19 virus has understandably generated many concerns and questions. CWCF encourages its members to follow the information provided by the following sources, while keeping in mind that the situation is fluid and subject to rapid change. We will be updating this page as more resources COVID-19 VIRUS Resources

Report from the Executive Director, February 2020

By Hazel Corcoran CWCF Conference/new logo and website/North American Worker Co-op Summit II/GM Oshawa plant conversion/Investment Readiness Program proposal/ICA World Co-op Congress bid/Edmonton meet-and-greet. Plans for the CWCF 2020 Conference in Vancouver  (Nov 12-14, at the YWCA Hotel and another venue for the keynote) are proceeding apace.  We are thrilled to have confirmed the keynote: Nathan Schneider, Report from the Executive Director, February 2020

2020 CWCF Membership Renewal Is Open

These are exciting times for CWCF.  We’ve begun implementing our strategic plan, and we’re already starting to see results in a number of areas, from working to grow our Tenacity Works Investment Fund, to partnering with Green Jobs Oshawa on a feasibility study for a worker-owned electric vehicle production facility at the old GM plant. 2020 CWCF Membership Renewal Is Open

Worker Co-op Meet & Greet (and Free Dinner*) CWCF is coming to Edmonton!

Soirée de réseautage pour coops de travail La FCCT vient à Edmonton!** Worker Co-ops in the Edmonton area are invited to a Meet-&-Greet to meet CWCF Executive Director Hazel Corcoran and CWCF Board member Yvonne Chiu (MCHB Co-op), meet each other, and share stories.  Date: Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020 at 7:00-9:00 pm (Meet & Greet) Worker Co-op Meet & Greet (and Free Dinner*) CWCF is coming to Edmonton!

Directors and Officers Liability, and Insurance Solutions

Please join us when Jillian Rudolph, Associate Insurance Advisor, and Manon Monette, Strategic Client Manager, both with The Co-operators, will be hosting a webinar on Directors’ and Officers’ Liability, and to describe the advantages and features of various types of insurance available to CWCF members through The Co-operators, including for D&O Liability insurance coverage. Read Directors and Officers Liability, and Insurance Solutions