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July 28, 2014

The 5 Phases of WAGES' History

Prospera
As WAGES approaches our 20th anniversary, we have been reflecting on our history and we realized that we have gone through five distinct phases since our earliest days. Our first phase was the Formation Phase, which is the story of our establishment as an...Continue reading »
July 17, 2014

WAGES appears in Yes! Magazine

Prospera
We are honored and excited to have been featured in the press on two separate occasions in recent weeks! YES! Magazine ’s recent article, “ These Women-Run Co-ops Push Back Against the ‘Feminization of Poverty ,’” by Sarah McKinley and Violeta Duncan,...Continue reading »
June 26, 2014

Paleta Co-op gaining momentum towards launch

Prospera
WAGES’ 6th co-op, which will produce and sell paletas , is getting closer to its launch every day. Jessica Morris , who is leading the project and heading business development, is working hard along with the rest of WAGES’ staff to iron out business details,...Continue reading »
June 16, 2014

WAGES’ Vision for a New Economy

Meche Sansores
Dear Friends, At WAGES, we believe we are in the midst of a renaissance of social movements that address income inequality and create real opportunities for advancement. We have witnessed a deep swell of interest in the worker co-op model as people all over...Continue reading »

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