Worker Cooperatives in the United States

Here are some examples of worker cooperatives in the United States. You can search by name, state, or the year the company became a worker cooperative. There is also a good directory at the U.S. Federation of Worker Cooperatives here.

ImageCooperativeStateCooperative Since
Maximum Fun
Maximum FunCalifornia, California2023
Worker/Owners of the Proud Harvest Cooperative, Inc., doing business as Dean?s Beans Organic Coffee Company, in Orange.
Dean’s BeansMassachusetts2023
Liberty Graphics
Liberty GraphicsMaine2021
Meerkat Media Collective
Meerkat Media CollectiveNew York2005
BluestockingsNew York2021
Collective Copies employees Adam Trott, left, Gregory Balsewicz, center, and Randy Zucco, right, inside their business at 93 Main in downtown Florence.
Collective CopiesMassachusetts1983
Tierra Wools
Tierra WoolsNew Mexico1983
Pelham Auto
Pelham AutoMassachusetts1978
Red Sun Press
Red Sun PressMassachusetts1974
Just Coffee Cooperative
Just Coffee CooperativeWisconsin2006
New Prairie Construction
New Prairie ConstructionIllinois2018
Red House Building
Red House BuildingVermont2003
Red Emma's
Red Emma’sMaryland2004
Emma’s Eco Clean
Emma’s Eco CleanCalifornia1999
Arizmendi Bakeries
Arizmendi BakeriesCalifornia1997
California Solar
California SolarCalifornia2019
Blue Scorcher Bakery and Cafe
Blue Scorcher Bakery and CafeOregon2012
Restif Cleaning
Restif CleaningCalifornia1990
Democracy Brewing
Democracy BrewingMassachusetts2018
A Slice of New York
A Slice of New YorkCalifornia2017
Cooperative Care
Cooperative CareWisconsin2001
A Yard and a Half Landscaping
A Yard and a Half LandscapingMassachusetts2013
Rock City Coffee
Rock City CoffeeMaine2018
South Mountain Company
South Mountain CompanyMassachusetts1986
Community Printers
Community PrintersCalifornia1977
Metis Construction
Metis ConstructionWashington2016
Old Louisville Coffee Co-op
Old Louisville Coffee Co-opKentucky2022
Phoenix Coffee
Phoenix CoffeeOhio2020
Gimme Coffee
Gimme CoffeeNew York2022
Beyond Care Childcare Cooperative
Beyond Care Childcare CooperativeNew York2008
The Little Grill Collective
The Little Grill CollectiveVirginia2008
Colorado Recovery
Colorado RecoveryColorado2014
Port Townsend Shipwrights Co-op
Port Townsend Shipwrights Co-opWashington1981
Three Stone Hearth
Three Stone HearthCalifornia2006
New School of Montpelier
New School of MontpelierVermont2015
Evergreen Energy Solutions
Evergreen Energy SolutionsOhio2009
Pioneer Valley Photovoltaics (PV Squared)
Pioneer Valley Photovoltaics (PV Squared)Massachusetts2002
The Hub Bicycle Co-op
The Hub Bicycle Co-opMinnesota2002
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Childspace Daycare CentersPennsylvania1988
Circle of Life Caregiver Cooperative
Circle of Life Caregiver CooperativeWashington2009
Isthmus Engineering
Isthmus EngineeringWisconsin1980, 1980
Casa Nueva Restaurant and Cantina
Casa Nueva Restaurant and CantinaOhio1985, 1985
Once Again Nut Butter
Once Again Nut ButterNew York1976
Island Employee Cooperative
Island Employee CooperativeMaine2014
Technicians for Sustainability 
Technicians for Sustainability Arizona2017
Sun Light & Power
Sun Light & PowerCalifornia2018
Alvarado Street Bakery
Alvarado Street BakeryCalifornia1981
Austin Design CooperativeVermont, Vermont2022
Breitenbush Hot Springs
Breitenbush Hot SpringsOregon1989
Si Se Puede! Women's Cooperative
Si Se Puede! Women’s CooperativeNew York2006
Evergreen Cooperative Laundry
Evergreen Cooperative LaundryOhio2009
Union Taxi Cooperative
Union Taxi CooperativeColorado2008
Namasté Solar 
Namasté Solar Colorado2011
Union Cab of Madison
Union Cab of MadisonWisconsin1979
Green Taxi Cooperative
Green Taxi CooperativeColorado2015
Cooperative Home Care Associates
Cooperative Home Care AssociatesNew York1985
Maine Camp OufittersMaine2022
Southwick Social VenturesMassachusetts2021
Cafe Euphoria
Cafe EuphoriaNew York2022
White Electric Coffee
White Electric CoffeeRhode Island2021
The Drivers Cooperative
The Drivers CooperativeNew York2020
BreadHiveNew York2014
Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
Rainbow Grocery CooperativeCalifornia1975
Other Avenues 
Other Avenues California1975
Seward Community Cafe
Seward Community CafeMinnesota1974
Candlestick Courier Collective
Candlestick Courier CollectiveCalifornia2020
Missing Link Bicycle Cooperative
Missing Link Bicycle CooperativeCalifornia1971
Taxi Drivers Association of Austin
Taxi Drivers Association of AustinTexas2016
Left Bank Books Collective 
Left Bank Books Collective Washington1973
Community Pharmacy 
Community Pharmacy Wisconsin1972
Broadway Bicycle School
Broadway Bicycle SchoolMassachusetts1972
Cheese Board Collective
Cheese Board CollectiveCalifornia1971
Home Care Associates
Home Care AssociatesPennsylvania1993
Proof Bakery
Proof BakeryCalifornia2021
Oceanview Diner
Oceanview DinerCalifornia2022
Westbrae Nursery 
Westbrae Nursery California2022
The Local Butcher Shop
The Local Butcher ShopCalifornia2022
Truce Media
Truce MediaColorado2021
Kalche Wine
Kalche WineVermont, Vermont2021
Big Duck
Big DuckNew York2021
Fancy Tiger Crafts
Fancy Tiger CraftsColorado2021
Nature's Bakery
Nature’s BakeryWisconsin1970
Equal Exchange
Equal ExchangeMassachusetts1986
New Era Windows
New Era WindowsIllinois2012
ChiFresh Kitchen
ChiFresh KitchenIllinois2020
Humble Hands Harvest
Humble Hands HarvestIowa2013
Morning Bell Coffee Roasters
Morning Bell Coffee RoastersIowa2022
Salsedo Press
Salsedo PressIllinois1969
Byggmeister Design Build
Byggmeister Design BuildMassachusetts2021
Slow Bloom Coffee Cooperative
Slow Bloom Coffee CooperativeCalifornia2021
WorX Printing Co-op
WorX Printing Co-opMassachusetts2014

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