Hour Exchange La Plata (H.E.L.P), La Plata County Colorado.
Tuesday, January 13 - Intro and potluck
How does time banking work? Why are we doing this? Who else will participate and what do they offer or need?
Tuesday, January 20 - Orientation
Learn how to use the Time & Talents software so you can participate in Hour Exchange La Plata.
Wednesday, January 28 - Community Potluck
Hear about help currently needed and skills that are available. Most importantly, meet other members of your time bank in person so that you can get a sense of who you would like to exchange time and work with.
What you may find when you join H.E.L.P.
- That everyone’s time is equal to everyone else’s.
- Help with projects.
- New friends.
- Real social security.
- Opportunities to learn new things.
- Outlets for your creativity.
- The joy of working together with other people.
- A rich confluence of generations, cultures, ideologies.
- Projects that benefit both individuals and the whole community.
- Endless possibilities of what we can accomplish together.
- A life in which receiving really is as important as giving.
- 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.