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cooperative

noun Vox populi An organization whose members share purchasing clout, resources or other materials. See Health insurance purchasing.
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For those trying to survive in an increasingly austere environment, the many-member, fee-charging cooperative may be the answer.
Lack of regional collaboration is not solely responsible for the slow tempo experienced in the process of cooperative security.
Cooperative farmer-ownership will remain popular and strong, Katz predicts.
Cooperative collection development has so far been a marginally important component of resource sharing, not a mandatory prerequisite.
Hoyt was elected to the board of the National Cooperative Bank in 1982 and in 1985 she joined the University of Wisconsin (UW) at Madison's Department of Consumer Science and the UW Center for Cooperatives.
The wearer of many hats, Carlson is most visible as executive director of the Federation, a non-profit membership organization comprised of housing cooperatives, condominiums and industry professionals in New York City, Westchester, Long Island and other parts of New York State.
Droege, Don Hamilton, Egyptian Telephone Cooperative Association; David Clark, Robert A.
Sexton, Clara Terry, Fred Terry, Highland Telephone Cooperative; Douglas Elder, Twin Lakes Telephone Cooperative Corp.
At the first Cooperative Commission held in the Planning Organization, with the membership of a group of experts of Article 4 and United Nations, national cooperative plans have been discussed and approved by the commission.
Cooperative learning provides a means for educators to positively influence social and academic outcomes for students receiving special education services to facilitate student motivation and active participation within the classroom.
National Cooperative Bank (NCB), a leading financial institution dedicated to providing banking solutions to cooperatives nationwide, is proud to announce that Barry Silver, an Executive Vice President, is a 2014 inductee to the Cooperative Hall of Fame.
The Cooperative Emergency Fund provides aid to help cooperatives recover from disasters, including financing repairs to housing cooperatives damaged by Hurricane Sandy and covering costs related to a fire at a Midwest food cooperative.

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