Last updated: April 16, 2015 (1 month ago)
Listing created on: May 10, 2010

Ecovillage New Jersey

(Princeton, New Jersey, United States)

Mission Statement:

Diverse ecovillage in NJ

Community Description:

We’d like to establish a community with about 40 very green residences, an organic farm, and some employment opportunities on-premises.

Population

  • Adult Members: 1
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes
  • Additional Comments: not exclusionary

    to be determined

Social Factors

  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Ecumenical (accepts all religions or spiritual practices)
  • Education Style(s): Up to each individual

Government

  • Decision Making: Other
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Land and Buildings

  • Housing Provided: Not yet, we aspire to do so.
  • Location: Small Town
  • Land owned by: Other
  • Planned number of residences: 40
  • Additional Comments: planned

    not begun

    35 planned

Labor and Money

  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Shared Expenses: Little or no share of expenses

Diet

  • Shared meals: 2-5 times per week
  • Current food produced: Determined by Individuals or Households.
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
  • Dietary Practice: Mostly Vegetarian
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Tobacco Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Additional comments: planned

    planned

Community Network or Organization Affiliations

Global Ecovillage Network (GEN), Coho/US

Keywords

New Jersey

We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network
Special thanks to the sponsors of our Art of Community Events.
Bryan Bowan Architects California Cohousing International Communes Desk ICSA NICA Wolf Creek Lodge