About Us

What We Do

Our Coalition meets monthly to collaborate on projects, advocate for cooperative development, and support local cooperatives. 

Our History

Detroit Coalition for Economic Democracy was founded in 2017 by Detroit area organizations dedicated to realizing a more equitable and democratic economy and Detroit, Highland Park, Hamtramck, and beyond. 

Our Mission

To grow the cooperative economy in Detroit through education, support, and advocacy. To address systemic issues of wealth inequality through creating just and equitable jobs that are rooted in and meet community needs. 

Our Member Organizations

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