The specific objectives of Carolina Common Enterprise are to assist individuals and communities-- particularly those in low-income and socially disadvantaged rural and urban areas-- in the creation, expansion and improvement of community-based enterprises with a particular focus on those that are cooperatively or mutually owned and governed. We shall advance this purpose through:

┬ĚProviding ongoing business education, technical assistance, organizational consulting, training and support to these enterprises

┬ĚDeveloping and disseminating education materials, processes, and curricula to improve the effectiveness of governance of cooperative businesses and advance public understanding of the significance of cooperative enterprise

┬ĚDeveloping and organizing sources of financial capital for community-based enterprises