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August 6 – Providence RI Workshop: Resilience Circles and Time Banking

“Resilience Circles” are small groups of 10 – 20 people that help strengthen community ties during this time of economic and ecological challenges.

Time Banking: An Option for Building Communities Large and Small

Bartering—the exchange of goods and services without the intermediary of currency—is the oldest form of commerce. Local economies, using barter or a local currency as a means of exchange, were the norm for most of human history. It’s only recently that we are involved in selling and purchasing in a global economy, which is naturally […]