Wellspring Cooperative


Wellspring Cooperative Corporation is democratically governed by its diverse members through annual General Assembly and a representative, inclusive board (link to board page).  

Wellspring recognizes that community development requires collaboration and leadership from across the community, so our membership includes:

Wellspring Cooperative Businesses — represented by worker-members

  • Wellspring Upholstery Cooperative

Anchor Institutions — hospitals, colleges and other place-based nonprofit organizations located in Western Massachusetts and committed to purchasing from Wellspring Cooperatives as possible

  • Baystate Health
  • Sisters of Providence Health System
  • Springfield Technical Community College
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Western New England University

Community and Labor Organizations

  • Arise for Social Justice
  • Jobs with Justice of Western Massachusetts
  • Pioneer Valley Project
  • United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1459

Development Organizations — including businesses and cooperatives; and economic, workforce and financial development groups

  • Cooperative Fund of New England
  • Hampden County Regional Employment Board
  • United Way of Pioneer Valley

Individual Community Members