It is possible that the next Buddha will not take the form of an individual.
The next Buddha may take the form of a community, a community practicing
understanding and loving kindness, a community practicing mindful living.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
Ultimately, America’s answer to the intolerant man is diversity.
– Robert Kennedy
Local currencies are currencies that circulate mostly locally and at a community level. They work as complementary to an official, legal currency. They are usually accepted by local traders of all kinds, and they give local residents an incentive to shop locally.
As a result, local currencies help a particular community or region strengthen and decarbonize its local economy. They help build community spirit while reducing people’s carbon footprint and improve local resilience.
Probably the globe’s largest and most powerful online activist network promoting global activism on issues such as climate change, human rights, animal rights, corruption, poverty and conflict.
BuyNothing offers people a way to give and receive, share, lend, and express gratitude through a worldwide gift economy network in which the true wealth is the web of connections formed between people.
You can start a buy nothing group on any social platform or download their app which they have developed after a growing demand.
Like-minded people in communities around the world are offering low-cost or free, local, open-pollinated, pesticide-free seeds. Members borrow seeds, grow plants, and allow a plant or two to go to seed at the end of the season. Those seeds are returned to the library, which will grow 10 of each batch to confirm purity before distributing the rest.
It is called The seed library – a place where community members can get seeds for free or for a nominal fee and is run for the public benefit.