Mondragon

We Build the Roads We Travel

Father Jose Maria Arizmendiarrieta, who was instrumental in founding the Mondragon co-op system in Spain in the 1940s, said that “we build the roads we travel.” That’s an excellent summation of how co-ops fulfill an unmet need. Often there is no predestined roadmap, and both the act of working with [...]

By |September 30th, 2012|Categories: Solutions|Tags: |

Co-op Study Tours: Advancing Local and International Cooperation

This year CBLD is introducing two co-op study tours in partnership with the National Cooperative Business Association (NCBA) and St. Mary’s University Master of Management Cooperatives and Credit Union (MMCCU) program. These study tours are meant to give directors an opportunity to learn about others and see their own cooperatives [...]

By |March 2nd, 2011|Categories: Connections|Tags: , |