Author Archives: Co-Soap Team

About Co-Soap Team

The Co-Soap cooperative wants to help grow the cooperative movement in the Bay Area. We are saving 10% of our pre-wage profits to help start other cooperatives in the bay and through out the United States through cooperative entrepreneurial grants, cooperative training, and awareness building. Please patronize our soaps while we help grow the cooperative economy!

Official Co-Soap Contest!!!!!!!

  ATTENTION ALL CO-SOAP FANS!!!!! Like us on Facebook and answer this question on our wall: Besides the AMAZING cleansing effects Co-Soap has on the body – in what other ways can Co-Soap be useful? The person with the most … Continue reading

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2012 is UN’s International Year of the Coop!

The United Nations has deemed 2012 the International Year of the Cooperative.  With the theme of “Cooperative Enterprises Build a Better World” the UN hopes to promote the idea of cooperation and encourage the of cooperative organizations. Visit the official … Continue reading

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Noble Pig

    Oink Oink Oink Big Shout Out to the Noble Pig Winery and Food Blog for highlighting us a week ago! If you didn’t know the Noble Pig Winery is a family run vineyard in the beautiful Oregon Wine … Continue reading

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Cosmetics Cooperative in Oaxaca, Mexico

Hello fellow cooperators, We came across another great cosmetics cooperative in Oaxaca, Mexico and we just had to share it with you. It’s amazing how much people can accomplish by working together and cooperating. “Cosmeticos Naturales de Mazunte” is an … Continue reading

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Shop Sustainably with Green Zebra in San Francisco and visit our 7th Location!

Co-Soap is proud to announce our 7th location, the Green Zebra! Our globalized planet today faces many global challenges ranging from global warming, safe water access, and an industrial system based on depleting sources of fossil fuels. We cannot keep … Continue reading

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Co-Soap Joins Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives

Co-Soap is happy to announce that as of October 11, 2011, Two Oaks Cooperative Inc. (our umbrella Corporation) is the newest member to the Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives. The Network of Bay Area Worker Cooperatives (pronounced “NoBOSS”) is … Continue reading

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So What Exactly Is A Cooperative?

As defined by the International Cooperative Alliance, a cooperative is an autonomous association of persons united voluntary to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through jointly owned and democratically controlled enterprises. Co-operatives are based on the … Continue reading

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