Scenes from an Urban Farm Co-Op in the making… We had a productive “full moon folic” at the Phoenix Urban Farm!

Phoenix Urban Farm We had a productive project weekend at the Phoenix Urban Farm.  Joe W. has a vision to co-create a co-op based Permaculture Center with community stakeholders.  He envisions a “community engagement center” where individuals can benefit from housing and employment opportunities, using their own talents and passions to contribute to the co-op. For … Read more

Event RSVP/Registration

For your convenience, here is a list of upcoming projects, information sessions and orientation workshops where an RSVP/pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Dates with events are highlighted in BLUE.   Click on a date to see details – click on to register You can also RSVP via Facebook at Powered by Eventbrite Our September Master Schedule can be … Read more

Midtown Art Fair – Sat Sep 26, 11am-5pm (volunteers needed)

Midtown Art Fair - September 26, 2015

Midtown Vineyard Church is hosting an art fair for the Midtown Indianapolis area.

The Art Fair will be in the front yard of the church at 46th and Central, with:

  • Artists booths
  • Live music
  • Activities for kids
  • A prayer table!
  • Food

Proceeds will support their efforts to train and equip youth in expressing their artistic talents within their community, bringing transformation and unity.



Volunteers are needed for set up/tear down and other duties.  Event is from 11am to 5pm. Volunteers are needed for various teams/projects at various times.

Our TimeBank has the details posted.

This is a great opportunity to join our TimeBank! You volunteer your time and talents and receive, in return, help with your needs. Think of a babysitting pool where parents swap childcare services. TimeBanking expands that idea to create networks of giving & receiving.


Other ways to sign-up / get information:

For more information, click here or go to

Flyer available here or at

Benchmarking: Testimonials from Organizations on the Value of TimeBanking in NE Ohio


Engaging Member Organizations and Merchants

The Crooked River Alliance of TimeBanks has been operating for 4+ years in NorthEast Ohio.  With 45 organizational members and 16 merchant members, they developed this overview to share with others.  It speaks to the benefits and barriers of TimeBanking, including nine “testimonials” from member organizations about their experience in their own words.

Click here for a copy of their Informational Report…



How Social Service and Community Organizations are using TimeBanking…

We’ve pulled together information from a number of sources, to help organizations think creatively about how TimeBanking can benefit your mission and programs… How does my Organization “earn hours” to give away?! What are the benefits / drivers for using TimeBanking? Asset-Based Community Development – how to engage those we “serve” or “help” Finding ways … Read more

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