Join this timely and relevant session on intentional community economics to learn strategies for jumpstarting local economies, designing economic systems into the founding documents for intentional communities, income alternatives and exchange mechanisms that can keep people meeting their basic needs even in hard times.
Here's how we can create local economies that work for everyone!
FIC Members and residents of Communities listed in our Directory are welcome to join our monthly Community Connect Call. It’s an opportunity to connect, share resources, and celebrate together in our online "common house."
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We must build our own villages: Transforming our neighborhoods into more collective and supportive spaces
How do we remain socially connected while physically distant? How do we transform our existing neighborhoods into the villages that we so desperately need?
Join Trish Becker, community consultant, founder, and recent TEDTalk speaker for a highly interactive session. All are welcome!Find out more »
This informative session will explore ways to address conflict and interpersonal tensions within communities... or any group that wants to work constructively with their feelings. The online learning session will be led by Laird Schaub, an early founder of FIC and with decades of intentional community living and consulting experience.Find out more »
This 3-part online training is ideal for those in the early phases of starting or trying to grow a new intentional community --- ecovillage, cohousing, coliving, spiritual or permaculture center. Gain valuable insight and group coaching with intentional community founder, author and FIC Board Member, Yana Ludwig. Get your questions answered and receive practical advice hard to find elsewhere to help your group to thrive!Find out more »
Learn the essentials of how to create diverse, inclusive and thriving communities with Crystal Farmer, educator, writer and active member of both cohousing and polyamorous communities. This session is ideal for anyone who is thinking about starting an intentional community or is currently developing or living in community.Find out more »