Timebanking is a mutual service exchange network among neighbors. Members trade time to meet each other’s needs, strengthening social ties and lowering the cost of living. Troy Shares helps to build community by multiplying and deepening interactions.
Thinking outside the bucks.
Need childcare? Meals? Rides? House painted? Car fixed? Heavy items moved? Want to help those around you?
Share time and talents with neighbors through a system called
Time Banking is simply about spending an hour doing something for somebody in your community. That hour goes into your time bank account as a "Troy Shares Hour." Then, you have an Hour to spend on someone doing something for you. Troy Shares is a way to help meet your neighbors and take care of needs without spending money.
It's a simple idea, but it has powerful ripple effects in building community through the city.
To find out about our next member gathering, orientation and other exciting developments, check the links on the left side of the page, call us at 518-308-8097, or email us at:
troyshares at gmail dot com