Become a CMC Member

CMC Member Benefits

  • Professional advocacy services in relation to federal regulations and policy decisions that affect co-operative businesses,
  • Access to data produced annually regarding the co-operative economy in Canada,
  • Access to a national directory for job postings and proposals to identify opportunities or go through a recruiting process,
  • Invitations to public meetings focused on issues to facilitate discussions and networking between different leaders of co-operative businesses,
  • Regular updates on public policy initiatives and federal funding programs,
  • CMC’s quarterly report presenting the activities of our members and public policy initiatives,
  • CMC’s newsletter reporting on the progress of our members taking part in the Canadian co-operative economy,
  • Usage of the CMC logo and image in your communications as a proud member of your national association (restrictions may apply),
  • Invitation and discounts for members to attend the CMC Annual Conference,
  • Invitation and discount for members to attend the annual Co-operative Awards Gala and opportunity to submit nominations,
  • Professional development opportunities and webinars for managers, employees and co-op members,
  • Exclusive invitation to networking events for new and aspiring co-ops, and well-established co-op businesses,
  • Privileged access to a members-only section of the website,
  • International opportunities through CMC, in collaboration with the International Co-operative Alliance,
  • Opportunity to participate in CMC leadership discussions (national governance and legal framework),
  • Invitation to attend the CMC Annual General Meeting, and voting rights to elect Board members.


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