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North Quabin Timebank
Time Bank System

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Administrator Information
Name Karen Werner
E-mail Address
Position / Job Title co-coordinator
First Language English
Organization YES -Youth Entrepreneurship Society
Organization Type Non-Government Organization (Registered)
URL Address
Currency System Information
Status Operating
Year the System was Started 2007
Community Central Massachusetts
City / Urban Area Orange/ Athol, Massachusetts
Country United States
E-mail Address
Medium of Exchange Electronic Transaction
Unit of Value Units of Time
Valuation Non-Contract Agreement to Accept Currency
Cost-Recovery Mechanism
  1. FREE - No Charge
Source of Funding External Funding
Purpose for Establishing System Community Development
Size of Membership 35
Population of Area Served by System 20,000
Estimated Yearly Operating Budget Internal Currency: 100
National Currency: 2,500 USD
Main Goods and Services Traded
  1. babysitting
  2. cooking
  3. cleaning
Additional Information

We are new and growing. We have teamed up with a nearby University (UMass-Amherst) and have several students helping to manage the timebank for academic credit, introducing them to the world of complementary currencies and extending our outreach.

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