Making democratic ownership work for everyone: CDI brings savvy, focused, and engaged assistance to cooperators throughout New England and New York.

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CDI is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

CDI Staff Photo April 2017
CDI staff — we’re always ready to work with you! Photo by Maureen Carroll, taken at our staff retreat in Ogunquit, ME, April 2017.

Full Statement of Non-Discrimination

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact the USDA’s TARGET Center at 202/720-2600 (voice and TDD).

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.