Re-Forming Formed: 2009 Established: 1990
This page last updated:9/14/2011
Sherman St. Artists Coop
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An outgrowth of the Olympia Housing Cooperative feasibility study conducted in 2010 in collaboration with the NW Cooperative Development Center in Olympia, WA.
An Asset Management Cooperative formed on the cooperative business model is being established. In addition, a separate non-profit, the Sherman St. Artists Cooperative will house and provide a vibrant creative environment for tenants of the Asset Management Cooperative.
The shared mission is to provide a membership development program to enable and empower tenants to become voting, shareholding members of the Asset Management Cooperative.
Status: In process with steering committee
Community location is placed at the center of the zip/postal code, city/state, or city/country (not based on street addresses)
Former/Other Names: Olympia Housing Cooperative
This page last updated:9/14/2011
Visitor Process: contact susan at email listed.
Fellowship for Intentional Community
:: Northwest Intentional Communities Association
:: NW Cooperative Development Center
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Because our housing is a single housing unit and requires the sharing of bathroom, kitchen and common space membership/residency may be restricted based on sex/gender in accordance with the law. Our community does not discriminate based on race/color, national origin, religion, family status (i.e. having children, not having children, or being pregnant), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, age, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
Open to new members:
(as openings are available)
Leadership Core Group:
Labor and Money
Members have independent finances
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(managed and current)
(weekly household upkeep, seasonal gardening andlandscaping.)
(rents and utilities)
Land and Buildings
Land Owned By:
(a precurusor: 1930's Cooperative model)
Percentage of Food Grown:
(kitchen garden beds)
Share Community Meals:
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
Common Spiritual Practices:
Which Spiritual Traditions(s):
:: Eclectic (integrates pieces from many religions)
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Current editor(s): DavenportMoore
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