Mission: The Onion River Exchange fosters the well-being of our community by providing an exchange network of services and goods that strengthens social cohesion, encourages reciprocity, enhances our local economy and is built on a foundation of respect and equality.
The Onion River Exchange (ORE) is a time bank in which members exchange skills, talents, and services using time instead of money. ORE is a 501c3 non-profit organization. We are a network of individuals, businesses, and organizations that uses the resources of our community to:
- Save Money
- Learn New Skills
- Meet New People
- Feel Connected and Helpful to the Community
- To Increase Community Sustainability
Members post offers and requests and log time earned using our online system to be used for future exchanges with any member. Every hour is equal.
About the EXCHANGE | Over 700 members
- Over 65 participating towns in Central Vermont
- Over 500 services currently offered and requested
- Over 11,900 exchanges made since 2008
- Over 35,900 hours exchanged since 2008
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Find out why members join and what is important to them by watching our ORE movie.
To watch, click on this link: https://drive.google.com/
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Click Here: Stories from our members. Telling it like it is.