Trust Supporters

The Co-operative Heritage Trust is a charity which would like to record its thanks to its supporters who recognise the value of the heritage of the co-operative movement and enable the Co-operative Heritage Trust to guarantee the long term sustainability of the Museum and Archive, preserve the collections for the benefit of future generations and contribute to the mainstreaming of co-operation.


New Pioneers

There will be 28 New Pioneers for the 21st century, key global co-operative organisations that have donated over $250,000 to the Trust.

The first organisations to become New Pioneers are:

The Co-operative Group (UK)

The Indian Farmers Fertiliser Co-operative (India)

Central England Co-operative Society (UK)


Co-operative Organisations

Organisations giving regular support to the Trust include:

Midcounties Co-operative

Chelmsford Star Co-operative Society

East of England Co-operative Society

Heart of England Co-operative Society

Allendale Co-operative Society



Co-operators who wish to give support to co-operative heritage either through one off or regular donations.