There are a variety of ways that you can help Cincinnati Union Co-Op Initiatives in 2018.  Our annual campaign goal for this year is to raise $150,000.00!  CUCI is leading the way right here in Cincinnati!

As a nonprofit which partners with individuals and organization locally, regionally, and nationally, we are launchingsupporting, and educating people to develop union cooperatives which in turn create sustainable jobs.  A career path for worker-owned businesses, which are family sustaining and create an economy that works for all people!

Here are just a few ways that you can give back:

*Check 'Make it Monthly' to become a sustaining partner

Please contact Ellen Vera at for more information or if you have any questions about any of the items listed.  You will receive a letter from our development department for your taxes for the amount of the item/s donated.

Thank you for your generosity and support!

Or you may simply send your gift via regular mail:

Cincinnati Union Co-op Initiative

C/O Development Department

215 East 14th St.

Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Hear our workers, worker-owners, and organizers talk about what the Union Co-op Movement means to them!
Kris works for Sustainergy after many years doing restaurant management. Hear what brought him to the worker-owned co-op movement and what it means to him.
Flequer is current CEO of Sustainergy Cooperative. Listen to his story about how he got involved with CUCI and Sustainery and what the worker-owned co-op means to him.
After years working at a chicken processing plant, Zeke came to Our Harvest Cooperative to work at our Food Hub. See him talk about his unique experience being a part of a worker-owned co-op and what it means to him.

Cincinnati Union Co-Op Initiative is a registered 501c3 organization.   

All or part of your gift may be tax deductible as a charitable contribution.  

Please check with your tax advisor.