JBP assists in bringing autonomy to people’s lives by encouraging true participation in decision-making. Cooperatives are one way to bring power and real democracy to our economic, social, educational, and occupational lives. If you want to build a cooperative or bring the cooperative model to an already existing workplace, contact us at

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Justice by the Pen Co-op Collectives:

South Bronx Power Cooperative (SBPC)
We are a group of Bronx youth working to provide sustainable energy alternatives to our community by building individual roof-top wind turbines.
Working Group Team: