Community Information Database
TimeBank Santa Cruz
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||TimeBank Santa Cruz|
|Alternate Name(s):||Santa Cruz Reskilling Expo|
|Description:||TimeBank Santa Cruz is a system of reciprocal service exchange that uses units of time as currency. You provide service to earn TimeCredits.
Your TimeCredits can be spent to receive the services available in the network.
We reskill to rediscover hidden talents, to reclaim lost abilities, to unearth the wisdom needed to create sustenance and bounty. We reskill to restore, cherish and preserve our quality of life and our environment.
ELIGIBILITY: over 18 years old, all County residents.
|Mission:||The mission of TimeBank Santa Cruz is to build community resilience by trading services hour for hour among our members.
Our mission is to strengthen the reskilling movement locally by regularly teaching sustainable daily-living skills, to promote skill-sharing for a resilient common future and to enhance the development of self-reliance in Santa Cruz County.
|Programs:||Our intention is to now hold only two Reskilling Expos yearly, one each in Spring and Fall. Each Expo will be a day-long symposium of workshops designed to impart skills that increase food security, conserve water and build local resilience.|
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|This record last modified September 26, 2013|