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Common Cents Voting Has Begun!

Your nominations have been collected, and the final list of Common Cents nominees are in!

Alchemical Nursery
All Faiths Food Pantry, Inc
Alliance of Communities Transforming Syracuse (ACTS)
Art Rage
CNY Fair Housing
Home Learners Association of CNY
It's About Childhood and Families
Nosotros Radio
On Point for College

Hiring for Member Service Representative

Join our team of activists posing as bankers! Together, we will use the tools of finance to work for community development and a more just economy.
We have an opening for the right person for TWO Part-Time Member Service Representatives.
Description of Major Duties: Greet members, perform teller transactions over-the-counter and by phone,

Commonwealth Newsletter: Winter 2014

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Congratulations to the Winners of the 2013 Common Cents Awards!

Your votes have been counted, and we are pleased to announce the top 10 winners of the 2013 Common Cents Awards.

They are:

ArtRage
Westside Learning Center
Interfaith Works
Syracuse Peace Council
Northside UP

Commonwealth Newsletter: Fall 2013

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Commonwealth Newsletter: Spring 2013

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Ways to Be a Green Consumer and Support Your Community

Nico Leyva writes for Nerdwallet, a consumer finance website that promotes financial literacy and looks for the best ways to save you money.

The importance of being green is often mentioned in regards to saving the world. You can do your part to decrease landfill, reduce carbon emissions, and clean up oceans and wildlife areas. But being green is also very important on an individual level. Being a green consumer can improve your personal financial standing, and by buying from local businesses, you can contribute to your community and help it grow. Your community isn’t just a city or a town; it’s a collection of all the economic and personal interests of everyone who lives there. By making conscious financial choices, you can help save the world and keep your unique community flourishing. Here are three ways to be a green consumer.

Annual Meeting Dinner Menu

Without further ado, here is the Annual Meeting Dinner Menu! Brought to you by LOFO and Tunura's Homemade Speciaties.

Annual Meeting Menu
Catered by LOFO

  • Corned Beef and Cabbage Sandwiches
    In honor of St. Patty's Day!

  • Black Bean Burgers
    Packed with quinoa, carrots, corn and cilantro on a slider bun.

  • Kale Miso Salad
    Blend of massaged kale and aqua-ponic greens topped with carrot ribbons, roasted shitakes, tea egg, cucumber and popped amaranth, served with a sesame miso dressing.

  • Roasted Root Grain Salad

Commonwealth Newsletter: Winter 2013

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Celebrate the Grand Re-Opening of our Southwest Office!

Cooperative Federal's office in the Southwest Community Center is now bigger and better. Please join us to thank the partners who made this expansion possible, and to celebrate our promising future together.

Grand Re-Opening Ceremony

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
4:00 pm at the Southwest Community Center
401 South Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13204

Refreshments Served.

Cooperative Federal accounts are federally insured by NCUA Cooperative Federal is an Equal Housing Lender
Cooperative Federal is an equal housing lender
Cooperative Federal accounts are federally insured by NCUA