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									TimeBanking
Do-it-Ourselves Economic Justice
   and Community Resilience
What would you do to
improve your community
if you could?

What if money were no
object?

What’s stopping you?
“We have what we need if
   we use what we have”

                 -- Edgar Cahn
How TimeBanking can
       help
Connect you with other people with
similar goals
Enable you to earn toward your living
while doing what you care about
Pool resources and mobilize people
Connect people and communities with
needed resources
What is TimeBanking?
the 5 Core Values
  Assets
  Reciprocity
  Redefining Work
  Community
  Respect
How does it work?
1hour =1hour
           Meet your goals
              Social Services
 Community                      Community
  Centers                         Justice

                                      Public &
 Local
                TimeBank              Private
Business
                                    Institutions

Local Food                      Artists & Arts
Production                      Organizations

               Faith-based
Carry out projects
           We learn by doing
                 Do                              Do




Succeed                    Learn          Fail        Learn
                                   Do




                      Succeed           Learn    Do

                      Do


                                          Fail        Learn


          Fail                Learn




                 Trial and error
We learn more if we share
                  Do                              Do




 Succeed                    Learn          Fail        Learn
                                    Do




                       Succeed           Learn    Do

                       Do


                                           Fail        Learn


           Fail                Learn




We avoid repeating mistakes
We build on each other’s work

               Do Better




                           Learn
       Share
And make new friends in
     the process
We all know ways we
want our world to be
       better.
What are we waiting for?

								
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