Local businesses agree — keep it co-op

Local businesses agree — keep it co-op

By Kim Currie

This piece was originally published in The Sante Fe New Mexican.

How can I make a difference in my community? For many people, giving back means reinvesting in the people and the community that helped shape the person you are today. Surprisingly, there are simple steps that we can take to bring about real change in New Mexico. 

If you buy groceries, pay for electricity, bank at a credit union or even send your kids to preschool, chances are you're already impacting change at the local level by being a member of a co-op...