Find out more about how The Co-operative tackles poverty
31 October 2013
Time 14:30 - 15:30
Duration 60 minutes
Cost Free. Donations to the museum gratefully received
Hannah Newcomb, International Development Manager talks about The Co-operative’ s commitment to tackling poverty since its founders, the Rochdale Pioneers, came together to take a stand against exploitation.
Today, The Co-operative is doing more than ever to help tackle global poverty, from its pioneering approach to Fairtrade, support for overseas co-operatives and partnership on lendwithcare.org – the innovative microlending scheme.
Don’ t forget to visit our changing exhibition The People’ s Business – 150 Years of The Co-operative. Follow @PHMMcr on twitter to keep up to date with the exhibition #coop150ex
Please note – this talk will now be given by Rebecca Forecast, International Development Adviser, in place of Hannah Newcomb who is now unavailable.
Suitable for adults
Booking Requirements: Booking required, please contact 0161 838 9190 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sent out approximately every two months.