Keystone Development Center

KDC has worked with over 100 clients in its two decades, developing cooperatives in sectors including elder care, food, agricultural marketing, buying/supply, broadband, housing, nursery/preschool and renewable energy. While the sectors may be similar, the needs of communities can be as unique as the people involved.” – Coop News 2019 (coop news article)

KDC has been working with emerging, start-up and established cooperatives and businesses throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region for many years.  They provide quality research and business development support.  Their experienced team of cooperative and business development specialists can support you and your group from development through to operations.

They have a small, but experienced staff with over 50 combined years of experience, ranging from grassroots organizing to running cooperatives to non-profit administration to Fortune 500 consulting.

​KDC has a unique team of professional consultants, all with many years of cooperative business experience. Their highly skilled experts are available to assist clients with all aspects of business development. They have centers of excellence in business planning, financial forecasting, and legal advising.

Their services include; Education & Training, Intensive Technical Assistance and Funding Your Project.

About Cooperatives and .coop
The global Cooperative community has more than 1 billion members, representing 12% of the world’s employed population. All Cooperatives verify their identity when selecting a .coop web address. Your unique business identity is recognized online with a .coop domain name – your digital brand – a brand known for its economic advantages to its community, consumers, and members.

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