“Growing Hawaiʻi Cooperatives Together” is sponsored by the Hawaiʻi ʻUlu Cooperative and The Kohala Center. The webinar series is open to anyone interested in cooperatives, whether you are currently a member or simply want to learn more. Every third Thursday from February to May 2022, online from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. HST. See topics below. More info or register: Hawaiʻi Cooperative Webinar Series – Hawaiʻi ‘Ulu Co-op (eatbreadfruit.com) and “Growing Hawaiʻi Cooperatives Together” Webinar Series (google.com)
“Growing Hawaiʻi Cooperatives Together” webinar series
- February 17: Panel Discussion on Cooperative Basics and the different types of co-ops in Hawai‘i. With David Bisswell, President and CEO of Kauaʻi Island Utility Cooperative; Clifford Chang, Board Chair of Kōkua Market; Dana Shapiro of Māla Kalu‘ulu and Hawai‘i ‘Ulu Co-ops; and Jack Spruance of Hikiola Cooperative.
- March 17: Members are the Foundation. With Travis Forgues, Executive Vice President of Membership at Organic Valley.
- April 21: Data Management of Membership: with Sam Aruch of Natural Resources Data Solutions.
- May 19: Financials & Fundraising: with Dave Swanson, Partner at Dorsey & Whitney and Josh Bakke, CPA at Moss Adams