Viewpoint Jan/Feb 2022

January/February 2022 Happy New Year from our Family to Yours We are honored to be welcomed into the homes of our readers for the 76th year. This publication started off as a newspaper in 1946 and has been informing and enlightening readers about their communities and...

Viewpoint June 2021

The Retirement of a Distinguished Leader — and His Column Looking ahead, with a bow to the past June 2021 I hope everyone had a chance to read Richard Johnstone’s Viewpoint column in the May issue of Cooperative Living. His literary skills have been on display...

Viewpoint May 2021

With a Heart Full of Gratitude, a Storehouse Full of Memories Farewell and thanks for 36 incredible years May 2021 Life is filled with seasons. Seasons of listening and learning. Of hard work and growth. Of finding your place in the world. Of challenges, of setbacks,...

Viewpoint August 2020

Both Map & Compass A small group of artisans in 1840s England articulated the guiding principles that set cooperatives apart from other businesses, fueling a worldwide movement that today benefits more than a billion people across the globe. August 2020...

Viewpoint July 2020

A Master Storyteller This magazine lost an exceptional editor — and countless folks across the mid-Atlantic lost a wonderful friend — with the recent passing of Bill Sherrod July 2020 What first drew my attention was his eye for detail … his curiosity … his knack for...

Viewpoint June 2020

Summer’s All Around Us The simple pleasures of summertime that we enjoyed B.C. — Before COVID-19 — are still there: accessible, attainable, more delightful than ever. June 2020 This year a single month, March, became the Winter of Our Discontent. Then came our Spring...