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Administrator Information
Name Lesley Jones
E-mail Address lesley@timebanks.org
Position / Job Title Membership Director, TBUSA
First Language English
Organization TimeBanks USA
Organization Type Non-Government Organization (Registered)
URL Address www.timebanks.org
Currency System Information
Status Operating
Year the System was Started 1996
Community Maine
City / Urban Area Portland
Country United States
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 Internal Currency Charges
Purpose for Establishing System All reasons
Size of Membership 20,000
Estimated Yearly Operating Budget Internal Currency: 25,000
National Currency: 400,000 USD
Yearly Volume of Trade Internal Currency: 200,000
Main Goods and Services Traded
  1. minor home repair
  2. transportation
  3. mentoring
Additional Information

Some of these questions do not apply, but I answered the best that I could. We are the national membership program and we have hundreds of groups operating as Time Banks around the world.

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