Our Cooperative and Ethical Values

Our Cooperative Values


Self-help - We help people to help themselves​​​

Self-responsibility​ - We take responsibility for, and answer for our actions

​Democracy - We give our members a say in the way we run our organisation

​Equality - Members will have equal rights and benefits (according to their contribution)

​Equity -  Members will be treated justly and fairly

​Solidarity - Members will support each other and other cooperatives

Our Ethical Values


Openness - Nobody’s perfect, and we won’t hide it when we’re not

​Honesty​ - We are honest about what we do and the way we do it

​Social Responsibility - We encourage people to take responsibility for their own community, and work together to improve it

​Caring for Others - We regularly fund charities and local community group