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Ted Howard on Building Community Wealth Through Cooperative Ownership

Expanding democratic ownership

The Democracy Collaborative’s executive director Ted Howard was invited to talk about the community wealth building paradigm, cooperative ownership, and the Evergreen Cooperatives (of which he is the founding member of Board of Directors) at the Alleviating Poverty Through Entrepreneurship Summit in Columbus, Ohio on February 9, 2013.

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