(Disclaimer: Although much of the content of this model agreement was influenced by co-operatives in Western Canada, it does not apply to a single organization and can be used without risk of plagiarism. Feel free to use this content and adapt it to the values, ideas and intentions of your koop. You can download a version of this text via the link on the right.) This agreement describes the rights and obligations of a person who has acquired a membership in the cooperative and the obligations of the cooperative towards those members. . Signature: ______ __ Membership shares with a nominal value of $____ and ____ investment shares worth $___ to be purchased. As a member of the cooperative, I understand that the cooperative is obligated: as a member of the cooperative, I am responsible for:. . . .