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Estrela Community Exchange
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Administrator Information
Name Steve Cassidy
E-mail Address
Position / Job Title Core Member
First Language English
Second Language Portuguese
Organization Estrela Community Exchange
Organization Type Community-Based Organization (Unregistered)
URL Address
Currency System Information
Status Operating
Year the System was Started 2012
Community Beiras
Country Portugal
E-mail Address
Medium of Exchange Electronic Transaction
Valuation Contract Agreement to Accept Currency
Cost-Recovery Mechanism
  1. FREE - No Charge
  2. Funds received through purchase of vouchers
  3. Donation to Administration
Source of Funding No Funding
Purpose for Establishing System Sustainability and social justice
Size of Membership 180
Population of Area Served by System 25,000
Estimated Yearly Operating Budget Internal Currency: 50
National Currency: 50 EUR (68 USD)
Yearly Volume of Trade Internal Currency: 5,000
National Currency: 100 EUR (136 USD)
Main Goods and Services Traded
  1. Agricultural labour
  2. Produce
  3. Educational services
Additional Information

Accounting is based on the Community Currency module for Drupal.
Rural, dispersed community of users (spread over a radius of 25km excluding outliers).

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Estrela Sign

Estrela Sign



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