The members of Common Thread are individuals who make our products or support our goals in other ways and organizations that are committed to providing a fair wage and a meaningful, supportive work experiences.
The Flag Shop is involved in many aspects of Common Thread. Owner Susan Braverman enthusiastically promotes our products and services, supplies us with banners for upcycling and for many years provided space for our industrial machines to be utilized in the company's factory. Susan also sits on the co-op board.
Devco is a worker co-op that provides training and development for cooperatives has been an active participant in designing and implementing Common Thread.
Common Thread’s micro retail outlet at The Flag Shop
1615 Powell St. Vancouver, BC
“I have been consistently impressed by Common Thread’s affordable, high quality products and by their ability to provide specialized items on-time and on-budget. The families who receive the products really appreciate that they are made locally, using recycled or re-purposed materials.”
Jan Taylor, Coordinator, Burnaby
Understanding the Early Years Project
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