I just found out about the search bar on the Cville Timebank web page (once you’ve signed in as a member). It is really awesome. Check it out. It searches: • Offers, • Requests, • Members, • Bios, • Messages • Help • and it is re-indexed nightly. So if I’m looking for, say, someone … Continue reading Check out the search bar, y’all!
Have you heard about our monthly #timebank meet-ups? On the first Tuesday of every month, join members of the Cville TimeBank for an informal gathering at Lochlyn House, 480 E. Rio Road. This historic property was recently purchased by timebank members Joanie and Dave, and it will be the site of Charlottesville's EcoVillage. Their dream … Continue reading Monthly meet-ups!
The Cville Timebank is co-sponsoring a screening of The Economics of Happiness at Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar, 414 E. Main Street on Monday, April 14 at 7:00 pm. The Economics of Happiness describes a world moving simultaneously in two opposing directions. On the one hand, an unholy alliance of governments and big business continues to promote globalization and … Continue reading The Economics of Happiness
Timebankers across the Commonwealth took to the airwaves on Friday, 3/28, during "Virginia Conversations" on Virginia Public Radio. Special guest to start off the show was Edgar Cahn, of Timebanks USA. Lots of great stories and questions from callers, and from Christina Cain, of the Staunton Creative Community Fund and (h)OUR Economy timebank in Staunton, … Continue reading TimeBanks on Virginia Conversations, NPR
In July, the Cville TimeBank was one of over 50 organizations across the country to host the nationwide screening of Fixing the Future. In the film, host David Brancaccio, of public radio’s Marketplace and NOW on PBS, visits people and organizations across America that are attempting a revolution: the reinvention of the American economy. By featuring communities using … Continue reading Fixing the Future – November 8 screening
Wow~ what an amazing turnout for the film screening on July 18th! The pilot program for Cville TimeBank is nearly full, but as of this posting, we do have a few slots open. For information on how to join, please visit our "Get Involved" tab. As promised, we're posting a few links here, to make … Continue reading Thanks for coming to Fixing the Future!