- This collection of pages comprises the Brooks house handbook. The purpose of this handbook is to welcome you as a new member and also to help you get oriented by explaining our policies. Please take some time to read through it. This will help you learn how the co-op works, and why it works that way.
“Brooks Co-op has no specific philosophy, but we like some of what others have said about co-op...Philosophy
“Eating and cooking together is a great way to build community and friendships. We have five...Food
“Meetings are held about every other week. Please make every effort to attend; this is where the...Meetings
“Welcome to Gwendolyn Brooks Co-operative! We hope that you will enjoy your time with the co- op...Introduction
“Note that the descriptions included are not exhaustive lists of everything that can possibly be...Chores
“It is important that everybody who joins Brooks Co-op has an understanding of what living in the...Accepting Process