Appin Community Co-operative
When the village shop was under threat in 1983, local people formed the Appin Community Co-operative to take collective ownership of an important local asset. The group have managed to sustain the village shop, an essential service in such a remote location, and reinvest profits into community projects. Case study part of ViSENet materials under ‘What is Social Enterprise’ theme.
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