We are five years into our co-operative journey – our long term ambition is to deliver a co-operative future where everybody does their bit and everybody benefits.
- celebrate what has been achieved so far as a co-operative council and borough
- recognise and appreciate the hard work of residents, members and employees who ‘do their bit’
- consider what comes next in our co-operative journey – having a clear vision and strategy for a
- develop ideas for what comes next in our co-operative journey
What does Oldham mean to you?
Your Oldham campaign
- Inform residents about and promote the good initiatives taking place in Oldham, showing how people and organisations are doing ‘their bit’
- Engage residents in a different conversation which puts them and their skills, passions and abilities at the centre of the discussion
- Inspire residents to do ‘their bit’ and get involved
Want to get involved and become a Celebration Maker?
Our Celebration Makers are essential to making the campaign a success, in the same way that the Games Makers were critical to the success of London 2012.
Inform – do your bit and…
- Tell your colleagues, friends and family about the Your Oldham campaign
- Promote the events and the opportunities to get involved
- Get up to speed with the great things that are going on in Oldham and take the opportunity to promote them when you can
Engage – do your bit and…
- Get involved with the co-operative conversations taking place across the borough
- Join the conversation via Twitter or our website – and encourage others to do their bit
- Support the Your Oldham festival which will take place in May next year – priority tickets available
Inspire – do your bit and…
- Promote ways that individuals and communities can get involved and ‘do their bit’ for the borough
- Share your passions or skills with the public at special inspire days e.g. baking, beekeeping, local history or even community brewing – anything goes
- Tell others what Oldham means to you and help others to consider their response
- Share how you do your bit for Oldham and inspire others to do their bit too
What we can offer to you…
- Access to priority tickets for the events which will make up the main festival in May
- Gain experience and learning in community market research skills
- Engage with a wide range of residents and others at key events happening across the borough over the next few months
Sign up to become a Your Oldham Celebration Maker
Be part of the co-op future legacy – get involved and become a Celebration Maker.
There are a number of different ways you can get involved:
- Help out with the co-operative conversation events
- Engage with residents and community groups
- Encourage friends and neighbours to get involved and attend the events