CDI Request for Assistance

Greetings from the Cooperative Development Institute. CDI is a nonprofit organization with a mission to work with people in the Northeast to create cooperative businesses and networks that grow a prosperous, equitable economy. 
CDI provides a number of free and sliding-scale fee-for-service offerings to assist individuals and organizations with building cooperatives in Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York. For details see http://cdi.coop/our-work/programs/.
Before you fill out and submit this form to let us know how we can help you with your cooperative business, venture or start-up plans, please review the extensive resources we have on our website, including the Start-up Packet. Thank you.

Wishing you the best of luck with your endeavors...

Sincerely,

Noemi Giszpenc
Executive Director
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Within each separate demographic section below (Gender,Race,etc.) the responses should add up to the total number indicated above.

Gender: of the total number of members, indicate the number (not percentage) that are/identify as...

Race: of the total number of members, indicate the number (not percentage) that are/identify as...

Income: of the total number of members, indicate the number (not percentage) that are/identify as...

Age: of the total number of members, indicate the number (not percentage) that are...




If your organization is a legal entity, please provide:
Legal structure (e.g. co-op, LLC, nonprofit, etc.--check all that apply):










Steering Committee






How did you hear about CDI? Please check all that apply. Through a:

Equal Opportunity Statement

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

Thank you

Thank you for sharing this information with us. Please know all information will remain confidential to CDI--we will only share information that you have given us permission to share. If you'd like to send requested materials to us, please mail them to us at:
Cooperative Development Institute
PO Box 1051
Northampton, MA 01061-1051

or email them to info@cdi.coop.

We look forward to assisting you with your endeavor!