Apply for Cooperative Start-up Funds through New Initiative from, the nation’s first co-op accelerator, has launched an exciting new opportunity for co-op entrepreneurs. Over the next year, the group will identify and train an inaugural class of start-up cooperatives from across the country. Selected organizations, in addition to receiving $10,000 in cash, will be able to draw on the best practices and mentorship of the veteran entrepreneurs and cooperative organizers of, including its founder Greg Brodsky. Learn more about’s opportunity here and consider applying to their inaugural class!

PCC founder and Professor Trebor Scholz says, “ has stepped up to fill a critical need in the cooperative ecosystem. By helping new coops develop and thrive, their work will be essential for the success of cooperatives everywhere. Platform co-ops can and should be a central component of this new generation of businesses.”