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The Spread of Local Currencies
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Local Monetary Reform -- Do It Yourself!

If you are concerned about monetary monopoly, you will find this list both useful and encouraging. Homegrown currency systems are flourishing. Naturally, they have a long way to go before they make a serious difference and attract government intrusion, but meanwhile they are helping people who want improved ways to exchange value for value.

Check out the one nearest to you!

OUTSIDE NORTH AMERICA

Austria
Talente-Tauschkreis-Tirol/ Michael Graf
HR = 100 Austrian Schillings (that's roughly 10 US dollars)
Michael.Graf@vibk.ac.at
Anzemgruberstrasse 6, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria

France
A TOUT A L'HEURE/ DANIEL TERRIER (Heure = 40 FF)
La Cure, rue General Collomb, 05190 Remollon France
dterrier@alpes.net.fr Tel/Fax: 04.92.54.61.19
http://altern.org/sel

Israel
Machrozet
http://www.bdidut.com/machrozet

Mexico
TLALOCS/ LUIS LOPEZLLERA M./
PDP, TLALOC 40-11 COL.TLAXPANA
11370 MEXICO D.F.
011-52-5-66-4265 ESPACIOS@LANETA.APC.ORG

NORTH AMERICA
CANADA
Alberta
BOW CHINOOK HOURS/ CARLOS GASCA,
ARUSHA CENTER, LINDA GRANDINETTI,
233 10TH ST NW CALGARY ALBERTA T2A 1V5
(403)270-3201 (403)270-8832
employmn@cia.com, gasca@freenet.calgary.ab.ca, Sarah_Kerr@becgy.com
Beatrix Downton bdownton@mcca-ed.org

British Columbia
KOOTENAY HOURS/ SUZY HAMILTON, BOX 843,
NELSON BC CANADA V1L 6A5
(604) 825-9372 (604) 354-1909 lionhrt@netidea.com,
kbarter@netidea.com, ecocent@netidea.com
http://www.netidea.com/netidea/lionhrt/barter/htm

SHUSWAP HOURS/ ERIK HANSEN
2151 - 21ST NE SALMON ARM, BC CANADA V1E3E
(604) 832-6715 Bartnet@jetstream.net eirkh@sunwave.net

Nova Scotia NEW!!
Halifax, Nova Scotia
We are using a time-based currency called the Salty! www.halifaxlets.com


MARITIME HOURS/ ROBERT CERVELLI, BOX 1151,
CENTRAL HALIFAX, NS, CANADA B3J 2X1
(902) 494-1648 AB580@CFN.CS.DAL.CA bob.cervelli@dal.ca
Susanna Eve: srosenba@is.dal.ca, ab580@chebucto.ns.ca


Ontario
KINGSTON HOURS/ C/O OPIRG (613) 549-0066 3mm28@qlink.queensu.ca
DAVE STEELE 262 MacDONNELL STREET
KINGSTON, ON, CANADA K7L 4C3
ds21@post.queensu.ca (613) 549-0066 (613) 530-2215
http://www.ams.queensu.ca/OPIRG/money.htm

Christina Lake BC/ Steve Brewster
The Social, Ecological & Economic Development [SEED] Society
9A Johnson Road, Christina Lake, BC V0H 1E2
hayseed@sunshinecable.com (250) 447-9591

COASTAL GEMS/ Darlene Bowden,
GENERAL DELIVERY, PARRSBORO
NOVA SCOTIA B0M 1S0 CANADA
101B@parrsboro.ednet.ns.ca (9042) 254-2994

Prince George HOURS/ Andrea Dulmage/ Prince George Barter/
715 Victoria St. Rm. 208, Prince George, BC, Canada, V2L-2K5
(250) 964-0488 fx 1-250-562-4271 tnthomas@indy1.pgweb.com

TORONTO HOURS/LETS/ Joy Kogawa 103005.255@compuserve.com

Val-David HEURES/ Alain Bellay, Val-David Quebec
abellay@polyinter.com

UNITED STATES
California
BERKELEY BARTER NETWORK
Lawrence Schectman (510) 527-6688
Aikya Param aikya@ix.netcom.com

Ms. Param, by the way, is Publisher of Women and Money and provided this comprehensive listing of nongovernment currency systems.


BERKELEY HOURS (DAILY BREAD)
Box 3973, Berkeley, CA 94703 (510) 704-5247
Jyl Safier JYLSAFIER@AOL.COM,
Miyo Sakashita MiyokoS@aol.com

Humboldt HOURS/ George Kirkpatrick
2204 Freshwater Rd. Eureka, CA 95003
georgek@tidepool.com (707) 444-9489

SAND DOLLARS (HOURS)/ AMITA
BOX 554, BOLINAS CA 94924
grupmind@well.com (415) 868-9036
JILL WHITCROFT (415) 868-2602 JWhitcroft@aol.com

SEQUOIA HOURS/ JACK MAGUIRE
BOX 398, GARBERVILLE, CA 95542
PAUL ENCIMER (707) 923-4488

KENSINGTON James Durkin colabtek@vdn.com

OAKLAND cbrouillet@igc.apc.org

PALO ALTO pfc@thecity@sfsu.edu
Debbie Mytels (415)856-7580

Santa Barbara Community Currency
POB 91533, Santa Barbara, CA 93190
Amory Starr Sustain@silcom.com (805) 682-9972
Bruce Bigenho: CoHearts@aol.com
http://www.silcom.com/~sustain/SBHours

SAN FRANCISCO/Andrew Michael
Partnership for Change pfc@thecity.sfsu.edu

SAN LUIS OBISPO/ Bruce Banner
POB 15609, San Luis Obispo, CA 93406
Hopedance@aol.com; Diane Hull DHull1CPA@aol.com

Santa Monica HOURS/ Lori Klaidman, John Stein, Billie Beach,
Grace Kirschenbaum, Alan Kaminishi klaidman@hsc.usc.edu

Santa Rosa HOURS/ Bill North and Allan Nauman
1306 Dutton Ave, Santa Rosa, CA. 95407 (707) 573-8703

Colorado
COMMUNITY CASH (HOURS)/ Sarah Syverson
Women's Resource Center, Box 2132,
Durango, CO 81302 (970) 247-1242 women@rmi.net

SPUDS (HOURS)/CARBONDALE, CO Krista Paradise
66 N. 6th St., #4, Carbondale, CO 81623
paradise@sopris.net 970-963-3678

Neighbor to Neighbor @ Womens Resource Center/ Jen Morobitto
JKMOROBITTO@FORTLEWIS.EDU
835 E. 2nd Ave. Room 228, P.O.Box 2132
Durango, Colorado 81302

Connecticut
THREAD CITY BREAD (HOURS)
Donna Nicolino
P.O. Box 788, Willimantic, CT 06226, 860-456-9213 dnicolino@juno.com


Florida
Gainesville HOURS/ Shanti Vani
Box 12504, Gainseville FL 32604
1002 NE 15th St. Gainesville FL 32601
(352) 376-1606 s.vani@worldnet.att.net
Darren Burgess: DarrenB@aol.com

Georgia
ATLANTA HOURS/ HUGH ESCO
BOX 5332, ATLANTA GA 30307
(707) 368-2805

Idaho
BOISE HOURS/ Neysa Jensen, 1809 N. 7th St, Boise ID 83702
NeysaJensen@compuserve.com

Indiana
INDIANAPOLIS BARTER BUCKS (HOURS)
JOHN GIBSON, 3038 Fall Creek Parkway
INDIANAPOLIS IN 46205 (317) 925-9297 icaindy@aol.com

Kansas
LARRY/KONZA HOURS/ 305 w. 14th Up, Lawrence, KS 66044
Boog Highberger (913) 843-0995
Clark Coan (913) 842-3458 841-6934
Joe Harrington jharring@falcon.cc.ukans.edu, jassch@falcon.cc.ukans.edu

KANSAS CITY BARTER BUCKS/JEAN ROGERS
707 E. 34th Street, Kansas City, MO 64109
(816)753-4235 (816)531-4671

Louisiana
Mo Money/Alexander Kim
2121 Joliet St, New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 862-9347 ALiNOLA@aol.com
office: 2340 Washington Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 895-4777 fax# (504) 895-6333

Massachusetts
UNIVERSAL TRADE HOURS/ DAVID GROSACK
BOX 390979, CAMBRIDGE, MA 01239
(617) 925-5253 DCG3@IX.NETCOM.COM

Amesburg HOURS/ Julie Meyer/ Carl Todd
70 Madison St. #13 Amesbury MA 01913
(508) 388-1095 chtodd@seacoast.com

Maine
WALDO HOURS/ GARY & RABABA ROBB
BOX 157, UNITY, ME 04988 (207) 948-6162
Garyrobb@uninet.net
HANNA HATFIELD (207) 437-2482 (207) 342-4171
http://www.greens.org/maine

Michigan
GREAT LAKES HOURS/ EDEN WINTER
4605 CASS AVE., DETROIT MI 48201
MGALVIN@CMS.CC.WAYNE.EDU (313) 831-6916 (313) 832-2904
Missouri
KANSAS CITY BARTER BUCKS/ JEAN ROGERS
707 E. 34th St. KANSAS CITY MO 64109
(816) 753-4235; (816) 531-4671

ST LOUIS HOURS/ MARY LEHMANN MLLEH@HOME.STLNET.COM
BILL RAMSEY

Columbia HOURS/ DEVON SCHERUBEL
Box 7653, Columbia MO 65205
304 SANFORD AVE Columbia, MO 65203
(573) 443-6832 (home office) (573) 499-5790 (mobile phone)
dscherub@mail.coin.missouri.edu

Montana
Missoula HOURS/ Kathy Witkowsky (406) 549-3454 kwit@marsweb.com
bdm@montana.com, mcneal@selway.umt.edu

New Hampshire
BRATTLEBORO HOURS
COMMUNITY CURRENCY PROJECT/ PAUL EAGLE
BOX 177 W, CHESTERFIELD NH 03466

New Mexico
SANTA FE HOURS/ Box 22485, SANTA FE, NM 87502
CHRISTINE REECE (505) 473-3621; (505) 986-8776;
GUEST@ZUMACAFE.COM (505) 988-1720; (505) 988-7962; BBS (505) 989-2571

Grant County Community Exchange
P.O. Box 2721
Silver City, NM 88062
We are a LETS with 50 members, have been in existence over 3 years, and have done over $50,000 worth of trading.


New York
BROOKLYN HOURS/ TANYA HOLLANDER
1702 11th AVE., BROOKLYN NY 11218
(718) 832-8263 (212) 650-4090
THolland@uahc.com
Rachel Treichler (718) 783-0042 ecobooks@interport.net, whodini@earthling.net
George McGuire drnoe@luminet1.luminet.net, cseeman@earthlink.net
http://www.panix.com/~levner/nygreens/tohtml.cgi?locals/brooklyn/greenbacks.htm

BUFFALO HOURS/ JOE TODARO
BOX 974, BUFFALO, NY. 14213
jt512@buffnet.net (716) 635-4926
Rust Belt Books: Brian Lamkin
Joe Burke (716) 853-1134
Elissa Feit: feit@buffnet.net 716 881 6051
http://www.buffnet.net/~feit

Capitol Area Self-Sustaining HOURS/ JOHNATHAN FINN
340 FIRST STREET, ALBANY, NY 12206 (518) 465-0622
fax 518-465-0623 75221.1262@COMPUSERVE.COM

CHENANGO HOURS/ JOHN VAN LIERDE (607) 859-2538
Box 252, SOUTH NEW BERLIN, NY 13843
Stacie Edick (607) 843-6721 Stedick@juno.com
COLUMBIA COUNTY HOURS/ VIRGINIA OSBORNE
BOX 300, PHILMONT NY 12565
VIRGINIA OSBORNE (413) 672-4597
ANN GREENBERG (413) 672-4332

ITHACA HOURS/ PAUL GLOVER
BOX 6578, ITHACA, NY 14851
(607) 272-4330 hours@lightlink.com
http://www.publiccom.com/web/ithacahour/

STONERIDGE HOURS/ Christina Campion
BOX 691 Kerhonkson, NY 12446-0691
Paul Tobin at the Cultural Coop
(914) 687-7423 in Stoneridge or, home (914) 657-6818.

North Carolina
MOUNTAIN MONEY/ JANE THREATT-MORGAN,
BOX 103, MARS HILL, NC 28754 (704) 689-5974
ANNE WHITEFIELD, BOX 27A RTE. 1,
HOT SPRINGS NC 28743 (704) 622-7603
ANNEW@MADISON.MAIN.NC.US

Earthaven HOURS
Box 1107 Black Mtn, NC 28711 (704) 669-6760
Molly Mills, 30 Blake St., Asheville, NC 28801

Charlottesville HOURS/Alexis Zeigler
1014 Grove Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903 feb4q@uva.pcmail.virginia.edu

Ohio
CUYAHOGA HOURS/ DAVID ELLISON
C/O N.E. OHIO GREENS, 530 EUCLID AVE #200,
CLEVELAND OH 44113 (216) 631-0557
Katherine Clark (216) 261-4785, dellison@igc.apc.org,
Daryl Davis, 216-236-5801 or daryl@igc.apc.org

PORTAGE HOURS/ JEFFERSON BECK
BOX 3231, KENT OH 44240 jfsnbeck@waonline.com
TOM ALBANESE (216) 677-9781,
BILL SCHULTZ, 117 EAST OAK, KENT, OH 44240,
(216) 673-8216

SIMPLY HOURS/ MARILYN WELKER
335 E. 19TH AVE., COLUMBUS, OH 43201
(614) 291-0834 bwelker@iwaynet.net,
jwbrown@envirolink.org, adwyer@ee.net

SUMMIT HOURS/ GREG COLERIDGE,
513 WEST EXCHANGE ST., AKRON OH 44302
(330) 733-0842 (216) 253-7151
(216) 996-4664 afscole@aol.com
GLORIA BLOORE 1758 FORD AVE AKRON OH 44305

WOOSTER HOURS (WAYNE COUNTY)
MARTY BRENEMAN, 10736 LAUTENSCHLAGER RD.,
APPLE CREEK OH 44606 (216) 698-7911

Oklahoma
HOURS PROGRAMS STARTING UP:
TULSA HOURS/ Ken Hess
2301 W. Galveston St., Broken Arrow, OK 74102 kenhess@ionet.net Joyce
Nipper 827 N. Norfolk, Tulsa, OK 74106

Oregon
CASCADIA HOURS/ JOHN D VAN HOVE
BOX 5290, EUGENE, OR 97405
DON HOF (503) 297-4386 CAROL COOPER (503) 393-6071
JONLIB@AOL.COM (503) 343-5066
Russell Martin, Portland, Oregon rmartin@europa.com
http://www.europa.com/~rmartin/cascadia/

Pennyslvania (Philadelphia and Surrounding Area)

EQUAL DOLLARS/ VANESSA WILLIAMS
RESOURCES FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
4333 KELLY DR., PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129 (215) 951-0300
BOB FISHMAN rfishman@dynanet.com, 0004250245@mcimail.com

LEHIGH VALLEY HOURS/GUY GRAY/GRETA BROWNE,
801 VERNON ST., BETHLEHEM, PA 18015
(610) 865-9050 ads4@lehigh.edu (Alan Streater)

PHILADELPHIA-EASTERN HOURS/ OLAF EGEBERG
7059 EASTERN AVENUE, TAKOMA PARK MD 20912
(301) 608-8008 OEGEBERG@CAPACCESS.ORG

Texas
DILLO HOURS/ LYNDON FELPS,
2206 MATTERHORN, AUSTIN, TX 78704
(512) 448-0717 rainfall@swbell.net

Coastal Cash/ Judith McCarthy/ Coastal Trade Commission
88 Portia Ave., Rockport TX 78382

Virginia
HOURS PROGRAMS STARTING UP:
Charlottesville HOURS/ Alexis Zeigler 1014 Grove Street,
Charlottesville VA 22903 feb4q@uva.pcmail.virginia.edu

Vermont
BUFFALO MOUNTAIN HOURS/ DAVID BRIARS
BOX 131, HARDWICK, VT 05843
DBRIARS@WORLD.STD.COM
BARBARA (802) 472-8566 (802) 586-9628

GREEN MOUNTAIN HOURS/ CCPCV
BOX 734, MONTPELIER, VT 05601
STEVE GORELICK (802) 223-7815 isecvt@igc.apc.org

Burlington Bread, the Curlington Currency Project
P.O. BOX 8472, BURLINGTON, VT 05402
(802) 434-8103
www.burlingtoncurrency.org
email info@burlingtoncurrency.org

Washington
KETTLE RIVER HOURS/ TARA KERR
3470 SOUND CREEK RD., KETTLE FALLS, WA 99141
(509) 684-1370
LOPEZ ISLAND HOURS/ STEVE LUDWIG
RT 1 BOX 1913, LOPEZ ISLAND, WA 98260
(360) 468-2104 PAT CUNNINGHAM

SOUND HOURS/JOANNE LEE
120 STATE AVENUE NE #1444, OLYMPIA, WA 98501
(360) 352-3856 VISION@OLYWA.NET,
KEVIN WAHL wahlk@elwha.evergreen.edu,
Eric (360) 786-0710 Steven Beck stlbeck@aol.com
http://www.olywa.net/roundtable/sound_hours/look.html

KITSAP HOURS/ PAULETTE HOFFMAN
3640 GREEN MOUNTAIN ROAD,
BREMERTON, WA 98312 (360) 830-0531
phoffman@linknet.kitsap.lib.wa.us

Skagit Dollars/ Bonnie, thamiter@ncia.com
Skagit County WA

Bainbridge Island HOURS/ Shelby Anne Rallis
321 High School Rd #250,
BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA 98110
shelb@worldnet.att.net (206) 842-8594
Wini Jones wjones2610@classic.msn.com

Wisconsin
MADISON HOURS/ JOHN HAIN, BOX 3204, MADISON WI 53704
(608) 259-9050 POSTMASTER@MADISONHOURS.ORG
http://www.madisonhours.org

Milwaukee HOURS/ Ruth Cody
2449 N. 50th St. Milwaukee, WI 53210-2815
avictory@execpc.com

Ashland, WI/ Erin Walker
WE1471@wheeler.northland.edu


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