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Coady’s Place in New Glasgow

June 16, 2022|News|

Your co-operative impactCoady’s Place in New GlasgowA living example of the cooperative impact at work to fulfill the need of communitiesOn May 26, 2022, Nova Scotia Premier Tim Houston, MP Sean Fraser and The Nova Scotia Co-operative Council announced 36 new affordable housing units in New Glasgow.Under the federal government’s Rapid Housing Initiative, the Province is providing $3 million for operating support and to help ensure affordability. The federal government is contributing $2 million and the Town of New Glasgow is providing a property-tax exemption for the next 20 years.The new affordable housing units, called Coady’s Place, formerly the Tara [...]

2605, 2015

Join Us For An Evening Of Celebration & Laughter

May 26, 2015|Current News|

You will die laughing with the Amazing Mister J Magic Show. Mister J has performed for the Dragon’s Den, Scotiabank, Bank of Montreal, Giant Tiger, Shoppers Drug Mart and many more. WHAT: Nova Scotia Co-operative Council’s 66th Annual Gala WHEN: June 17th, 2015 TIME: Annual General Meeting 3:00 PM – Reception 6:00 [...]

2201, 2015

Community Land Trust Workshop

January 22, 2015|Competitions, Current News|

A Community Land Trust (CLT) is a blended land ownership model. It secures socio-economic and environmental goals through non-profit ownership of the land and leasing it back to private owners or organizations focused on community benefit. Affordability and other goals are built into the lease creating a powerful and [...]

2811, 2014

Social Enterprise Innovation Competition Launches in Nova Scotia

November 28, 2014|Competitions, Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 27, 2014 SOCIAL ENTERPRISE INNOVATION COMPETITION LAUNCHES IN NOVA SCOTIA The Nova Scotia Co-operative Council has launched a Social Enterprise Innovation Competition. Three prizes will be awarded, one in each Region (South west Valley, Northern/ Central, and Cape Breton). The prize is a $2500.00 equity [...]

1710, 2014

Fisheries/Aquaculture – Enhanced Financing-Mentoring For Fishery Businesses

October 17, 2014|Current News, Press Releases|

FISHERIES/AQUACULTURE–Enhanced Financing-Mentoring For Fishery Businesses A memorandum of understanding between the Nova Scotia Fisheries and Aquaculture Loan Board and the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council will enhance access to financial services and business mentoring for fish harvesters and sea farmers. The partnership will help loan board clients get financing, such [...]

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