A Collaborative Innovation Network (COIN) is a team of self-motivated people with a collective vision, enabled by the web to collaborate in achieving a common goal by sharing ideas, information and work COIN participants will:

  1. Create and sustain a “cyberteam”
  2. Foster innovation through immediate and ongoing communication across all levels
  3. Ensure work is done in patterns characterized by meritocracy, transparency and openness to contributions from everyone
  4. Create innovations that are open and disruptive

In November 2020, Healthy Start grantees were invited to apply to join the inaugural Healthy Start COIN. The TA & Support Center (TASC) plans to open an application for the second COIN in 2021.