Daniel Fireside

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Daniel Fireside has been the Capital Coordinator at Equal Exchange—the pioneering Fair Trade worker cooperative based in West Bridgewater, Mass.—since 2010, helping the cooperative increase its preferred stock from $8 million to more than $17 million. Daniel has also facilitated several million dollars in loans from mission-aligned institutions and individuals. He is one of six internal members of the Equal Exchange Board of Directors, is an outside board director at the Colorado worker cooperative Namaste Solar, and has previously served on the board of the Co-op Fund of New England. He regularly helps other cooperatives use the tools developed by Equal Exchange to raise co-op-friendly capital.