ChiFresh Kitchen – Chicago, IL

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Industry: Food and Beverage Location: Chicago, Illinois Number of employees: 6 Became employee owned: 2020 Assistance: Upside Down Consulting From the company https://www.chifreshkitchen.com/ GoFundMe –  ChiFresh Kitchen Co-op — feeding our community Upside Down Consulting – ChiFresh Kitchen Overview Learn more Block Club – Co-Op Owned By Formerly Incarcerated Black Women Wins Grant To Bring More Healthy […]

Roots4Change – Madison, WI

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Location: Madison, Wisconsin Industry: Health Number of employees: 6 Became employee owned: 2019 From the company https://www.facebook.com/roots4change6/ Roots4Change Cooperative – Our Introduction to YOU (2019) Learn more Madison Commons – Community health collective Roots4Change launches ‘Farms to Families’ initiative for immigrant families (2020) REAP – Roots4change, Reap Food Group Announce Health, Food Equity Project (2019) […]

1149 Cooperative – Philadelphia, PA

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Industry: Food and Beverage Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Number of employees: 3 Became employee owned: 2019 Assistance: Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance Learn more 1149coop.com Eater – The Restaurant Owners Fighting Systems That Allow Abuse to Persist (2019) NPQ – Restaurant Worker Co-ops Serve Food, Drinks, and Social Justice (2019) Culture Work – Spotlight: 1149 Cooperative (2019) Philadelphia Magazine – Here’s […]

Full Stop Filling Station – Louisville, KY

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Industry: Food and Beverage, Energy Location: Louisville, Kentucky Number of employees: Became employee owned: 2019 Learn more www.fullstopstation.com Louisville Scoop – Everything you need to know about Full Stop Station (2019) Insider Louisville – Full Stop Filling Station seeks ‘a better way’ with bio-diesel, craft coffee and a democratic co-operative (2019) The Coffee Compass – Full Stop Station […]

Dulce Hogar – Washington, DC

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Industry: Cleaning Location: Washington, DC Number of employees: 5 Became employee owned: 2019 Learn more https://www.dulcehogarcleaning.com/ We Raise – Luther Place Listens to Their Neighbors…and Responds (2018)   Employee Owned Small Businesses in Washington DC  

Random Harvest Market – Craryville, NY

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Location: Craryville, New York Industry: Grocery Number of employees: 5 Became employee owned: 2018 Assistance: The Working World From the company https://www.randomharvestmarket.com/ Random Harvest – Why a Workers Cooperative (2016) Random Harvest –  A Cooperative Adventure (2016) IMBY – Random Harvest Market is Hiring (2018) Learn more Berkshire Edge – Random Harvest Market offers area farmers, […]

Bonfire Media Collective – Philadelphia, PA

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Industry: Media Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Number of employees: 6 Became employee owned: 2018 Assistance: Philadelphia Area Cooperative Alliance Learn more bonfire.coop Generocity – 3 local gov staffers are studying other cities’ co-ops to boost Philly’s democratic biz economy Generocity – Media Mobilizing Project is bringing the heat with new sister org Bonfire Media Collective (2018) Next City […]

Hopewell Care Childcare Worker Cooperative

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Industry: Childcare Location: New York City, New York Number of employees: 17 Became employee owned: 2018 Assistance: Carroll Gardens Association From the company https://hopewellcare.coop/home/ https://www.facebook.com/hopewellcare.coop/ Learn more Carroll Gardens Association – Hopewell Care Cooperative   Employee Owned Small Businesses in Childcare Employee Owned Small Businesses in New York

Mujeres Emprendedoras Cooperative – Denver, CO

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Location: Denver, Colorado Industry:  Food and Beverage Number of employees: 12 Became employee owned: 2018 From the company https://www.facebook.com/mujeresemprendedorascooperative/ Learn more Denver Post – Colorado co-ops seeing a revival in state with strong ties to “radical tradition” (2019) KGNU – Co-op Power Hour: Building Community Wealth (2018) RE:Vision – Meet Matilde Garcia (2018)   Employee Owned […]

Democracy Brewing – Boston, MA

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Industry: Food and Beverage Location: Boston, Massachusetts Number of employees: 30 Became employee owned: 2018 Financing: Local Enterprise Assistance Fund From the company http://www.democracybrewing.com/ Learn more Politico – How Boston Is Becoming the City Where Workers Rule (2020) Forbes – When Banks Say No, Where Do You Go? Ask Boston’s Democracy Brewing (2019) Harvard Law […]