New sign for Morning Star Co-op big hit in community

KALISPELL, Mont. — A new sign marks more than just the entrance of the Morning Star Community. “It completes the community,” said Laurie Westendorf, President of the democratically elected Board of Directors for the resident-owned community. Before the … More »

ROC Summit in Montana full of collaboration and inspiration

KALISPELL, Mont. – Inspired and grateful for the opportunity to collaborate with their regional peers, residents and leaders of Montana ROCs are ready to help their communities continue to thrive after the ROC Summit this past weekend. Representatives … More »

First major Spanish training delivers in a big way

HOOD RIVER, Ore. — A regional training designed to meet the needs of Spanish-speaking ROC Leaders was a resounding success, leaving leaders feeling empowered and inspired to further help their communities flourish. This is the fifth year the … More »

Photo of Mascoma Meadows residents learn about the solar project in their community.

Mascoma Meadows is first N.H. ROC to go solar

LEBANON, N.H. — Mascoma Meadows, a 50-unit resident-owned community, will soon be the first ROC in New Hampshire to use solar power to generate some of its electricity. The 384-panel solar array, to be installed by Brentwood-based ReVision Energy by the … More »

Summer of improvement projects for Montana ROCs

GREAT FALLS, Mont. — Great news is coming out of Big Sky Country as three ROCs take on projects to beautify and improve safety in their communities. One of these includes a new sign that will be installed … More »