PPCS has designed an innovative educational program focusing on the cooperative business model and governance. The program is tailored for busy professionals. Participants will attend four educational sessions and a reception with PPCS directors. Sessions one through four will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the cooperative office in Ellsworth. Breakfast will be provided to participants. The final session, reception with directors, will be held in the evening. Dates for the fall session will be posted in early summer.

Educational Topics and 2023 Sessions 

  1. Co-op 101                                 
  2. Distribution System 101            
  3. Co-op Financials 101                
  4. Future Challenges                     
  5. Director Reception                                  

Interested parties must complete a short application below to be considered for the program.