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Yellow Pages Update & Volunteer Gathering

I made an autocratic decision… (actually that is an exaggeration, but I like to be provocative.) Last year, the volunteer committee decided that we would  ask everyone to change their user names to their real names, rather than a coded name. The reason for this? It is very hard to find people in the Timebank […]

After Nearly 40 Years – E.F. Schumacher’s Small Is Beautiful

  — by Sean Keller, Timebank Media’s intern, 2011-2012 In 1973, economist E.F. Schumacher published Small Is Beautiful, a fabulous collection of essays on economics, though not the “economics” our society has become so familiar with over the past several decades. Even today, it remains a visionary book, with many of its hopes and dreams […]

New Member Get Together Sunday June 26 at Linda Clark’s House

TimeBank Media members are invited to a small gathering at TBM coordinator Linda Clark’s house on Sunday June 26 at 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Please bring something to eat and share. Please RSVP to marie@timebankmedia.org so that the TBM coordinators will have a general idea of how many people are planning to attend. This […]

Photos by Sean Capuano

Click here to see them. Thank you Sean.

Launch Party was a Huge Success

Many thanks to everyone who contributed to make the party enjoyable for everyone. More updates to come about the raffle winners, members, and photographs. So stay tuned. [flagallery gid=1 name=”Launch Party”]

Launch Party Tonight – Come One, Come All!

Launch Party is 49.5 hours away! New Prizes Added!

The NBC10 appearance with Tracy Davidson on 5/18 went very well. Tomorrow we have our last coordinator meeting before the launch party/potluck/live music fun time, Tuesday 5/24 6pm-10pm Community Center Media Borough.   I am very pleased to be working with such enthusiastic people who are very excited about timebanking coming to Media. Today I got […]

NBC10 “Survive and Thrive” segment 5/18 to cover TimeBank Media

TimeBank Media coordinator Brendan O’Riordan will be on NBC10 on Wednesday 18 May in the 5:00pm hour to discuss TimeBank Media with Tracy Davidson, on her “Survive and Thrive” segment.

Fig Media Sustainability Blog Coming Soon: 1st Post covers TimeBank Media!

Hello everyone. I have been asked to write a blog for the Fig Media website (http://figmediapa.com/) covering topics like sustainability, environmental issues, and the like in the greater Media area. My first post will be about TimeBank Media and should appear this month, before the launch party, which is scheduled for May 24. Free viagra […]

Three weeks to launch

We are T minus three weeks. Unbelievable. What started as a brief “aha” moment while reading about local currencies has now, almost, become a reality. We are busy beta-testing the website, making sure all the links and operations work; we are promoting our launch, collecting raffle prizes, talking to local businesses and non-profits about their […]