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Co-op Fall Orientation Webinar Series

September 15, 2020

New and seasoned co-opers alike are invited to join us for a series of webinars on cooperative housing fundamentals!

All webinars are free for NASCO members and sliding scale for non-members. These will be recorded and sent to registrants, so please sign up even if you can’t make it.

Co-ops 101

September 22, 6 – 7 pm CT

In this webinar, we’ll provide a brief history and introduction to the cooperative movement, define different types of co-ops, discuss the benefits and challenges of housing cooperatives, and share some of our favorite co-op fun facts. We’ll follow the webinar with a short guided discussion.

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Board Roles & Responsibilities

September 26, 1 – 2:30 pm CT

In this webinar, we’ll define what a board of directors is, discuss the purpose of a board, and detail the specific responsibilities of board members in their organizations. We’ll follow up the webinar with a 1-hour clinic to help you address the specifics at your co-op.

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Budget Fluency

September 28, 6 – 7:30 pm CT

Co-op members who understand their budget are more empowered to make informed decisions about their co-op’s finances and voice their opinions surrounding financial planning and management. Join us for Budget Fluency if you’d like to learn how to better understand your budget! We’ll end with a guided discussion and Q&A.

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Meeting Facilitation

October 3, 1 – 2:30 pm CT

We want to help you make your meetings engaging, functional, and effective. In this webinar, we’ll go over best practices for meeting spaces, agenda-building, facilitation tools, and some tips on how to make your meetings more enjoyable for everyone. We’ll end with a short guided discussion and Q&A.

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