Saving money is always among our top priorities. But finding opportunities to do so could be hard. As a result, gift economy movements and communities can provide a great relief. The buying nothing project is one of those communities.
It A Social Movement Promoting Gratitude, Connection & Community. Everything is free. Learn more about the initiative by watching Jamie Carbaugh.
Takeaways : The initiatives offers a meaningful way to build a strong communities where people can give and receive, share, lend and express gratitude. Thus reducing the need for buying.
Advantages of joining the gift economy movements:
- Building connection : By joining the movement, you make create connection,know your neighbor more and leverage the power of the community.
- Free: Everything is absolutely, totally free and you can find anything.
- Social good: Some people are really in need of things however they can’t afford them.