CoFED partners with young people of color from poor and working-class backgrounds to build food and land co-ops.

Northeast Student Cooperative Convergence

After the Winter months of planning by students of cooperation, the Northeast Student Cooperative Convergence in Amherst, MA happened & was beautiful!



 A big thank you to all the foodmakers & workshop presenters including:


Greeno Sub Shop

People’s Market

Nora, Amherst Community Co-op

Laren & Olivia, Solidarity NYC

Veronica, Joanna, Sarah, Lynn, Hasani, Wilberthe, Taylor & Zayn

Emily & Melissa

Chris & Dean, Real Food Challenge

Olivia & Luke, U Mass Cooperative Enterprise Collaborative (UMACEC)




photo credit: Wandy Rafaela Photography


photo credit: Matthew Caraballo

(& you can check out more images on the NSCC facebook page).

There was already talk of organizing another cooperative gathering come Fall!  Get in touch if you're interested in being a part of the planning!

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