Ninety-six percent of non-profit housing co-ops in BC belong to CHF BC, as do some equity housing co-ops, co-op management companies and organizations that support our values and our mission to unite, represent and serve our members in a thriving co-operative housing movement.Why join? | Members save money | Access resources | Find support and guidance | And there’s more!
Is your co-op a member yet? Find out how to join us now.
There are many reasons to join — here are three big ones:
Member co-ops earn and save money through our Group Buying programs :
CHF BC member benefits include access to “members-only” resources for co-ops and their members, which connect you with co-op housing knowledge and use of our tools including:
Members can get support and answers to questions about co-op governance, management and community living.
Contact us through our member inquiry form or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org . Our member services team will respond with thoughtful guidance and support and connect you with the information and tools you need.
We also advocate for member co-ops facing challenges like lease renewals and government funding program extensions.
Our slogan is "A Stronger Place for Community" and we're a member-run organization with a vision of growing an inclusive community of sustainable and permanently affordable co-operative housing.
CHF BC is a co-op too and as a member you will be encouraged to send a delegate to our meetings, elect our board of directors (or run for our board), and approve our budget and dues. Here are just some of our member-exclusive initiatives:
To learn more about what we’re doing check out: