Next orientation/potluck is Sunday, May 4 at 4 pm at the Pine River Library in Bayfield. We will have the orientation first so come for the potluck around 5 pm if you want to skip the orientation. 

Saturday, April 13--helping put up the plastic on the Jensen's new greenhouse.

Saturday, April 13--helping put up the plastic on the Jensen's new greenhouse.

Welcome to Hour Exchange La Plata (H.E.L.P), the time bank for La Plata County Colorado. 

Join us and you will find:

  • That everyone’s time is equal to everyone else’s.
  • Help with projects.
  • New friends.
  • Real social security.
  • Other people who like the idea of a local economy based on exchanges of time.
  • That the abilities you take for granted are of great value to those who don’t possess them.
  • Opportunities to learn new things.
  • The joy of working together with other people.
  • Projects that benefit both individuals and the whole community.
  • Outlets for your creativity.
  • A rich confluence of generations, cultures, ideologies.
  • Endless possibilities of what we can accomplish together.
  • A life in which receiving really is as important as giving.