Main Street Values I am Teaching this... “Declaration of Citizen Ownership” Lend, Invest, Donate… let’s put a LID on our own failures. Lend our skills and abilities; Invest in our common good; Donate what we do not need. + + + Let’s Build A Cooperative America, www.MainStreetValues.com & .org
PROGRAM DETAILS AND REQUIREMENTS
Next Step: Identify an initial start-up work site location for MSV staff and first client/participants... Build up an inventory of donated in-kind sources of tools and materials, Co-operate with start-up educational programs offered by community colleges and universities, Create consumer-owned “Proximity Zones”, a neighborhood gas station, grocery store, local cafe, sharing libraries (clothing, tools, books etc.). Provide business assistance in developing variable forms of cooperative programs; family sustainable wage jobs. Promote and expand community ownership concepts in every new wealth productive field. Align with all social, civic and governmental entities to expand support of MSV endeavors.