It was standing room only for the On Co-op membership and guests during the Association's Annual General Meeting, held Friday June 20th in Guelph. Donna Bailey, Chair of the board of directors, introduced the Ontario Co-operative Association's new vision, mission and values statements during the business meeting. Reflecting its role as a 'gateway to co-operation,' On Co-op's new mission is to lead, cultivate and connect the co-operative sector. All three statements, which continue to support On Co-op's four strategic areas, were approved by the board in May after consultation with the membership and staff over the past 8 months.
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