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CoFED, the Cooperative Food Empowerment Directive

CoFED empowers communities of students to create financially sustainable campus hubs for food and social justice activism.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Education
  • Location Berkeley, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Website

Company Summary

CoFED, the Cooperative Food Empowerment Directive, unites students who believe in a better future through cooperatives, sustainable food and agriculture, and youth leadership. CoFED supports over 40 student teams in regions across North America. Our Regional Organizers directly support students through coaching with resources, conducting events, and facilitating regional networks.


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    Danny Spitzberg
    Lead Trainer, Co-Director

    Danny Spitzberg works to promote cooperative entrepreneurship in society. As the Lead Trainer for CoFED, Danny coordinates efforts to help students acquire a taste for democracy through starting and running their own food cooperatives. He develops educational resources and services to bridge student idealism with real-world experience in cooperatives.