The goals and objectives of the Co-op are to provide students, faculty members and other members of the community with a professional service and low prices through a non-profit co-op bookstore that is directly controlled by its user, worker and support members.
Strives to make education and information more accessible to University Community through its products, services and pricing policies.
Will offer and provide a wide range of products including alternative forms of media and information.
Provides a viable example of a business alternative to the capitalist norm.
Is responsible to the needs and concerns of it??s user, worker and support members.
Will act responsively and respectively to user input and concerns.
Will use it??s profits to ameliorate the services and products it can offer it??s clients and members.
Will favor to do business with businesses and organizations with ethical and environmentally friendly operation standards.
Will make environmentally friendly decisions when ordering products and conducting daily business.
Supports and respects student initiatives.
Will work in solidarity with community groups who represent positive initiatives.
Will work towards maintaining a positive relationship with Concordia University.
Will ensure it??s store space and events are accessible to those with disabilities.
Is a non-discriminatory positive space.
Will hire new employees based on abilities and competences that compliment a retail environment and our mandate.
Offers employment to full-time students at above minimum wage standards.