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Community Currencies NOW! by the Community Currency Alliance and Commonstack

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We currently do this by organizing "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#1155cc","link":"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hg8bWO8k3QY"},"insert":"livestreams"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":", a "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#1155cc","link":"https://currency.community/"},"insert":"currency forum"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":", micro-grants and a "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#1155cc","link":"https://t.me/joinchat/F8kEMBwROwvwQudzp-Nc0A"},"insert":"community chat"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":", currently among around 30 global community currency projects."},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"height":"459","width":"624","background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":{"image":"https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/amd8m9tW5Jn3TX7NW7kOPU68yaM2yg1bjYT06wOXXJuwU6_ZM7_lnzYSNA7FnbiQok_V94KV923eCF95O4BZ3nwHdS3cNPvW4tyuz2CdUoLukiduTZN-x_IBdsTkyaG2J0ZxpJ0E"}},{"insert":"\n\n\n\n\n\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":"🌟The purpose of Community Currencies"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":"Community Currency allows localities, regions and online communities to create real wealth in their local / relevant economy by matching the unmet needs with the underutilized resources. It also provides a way for the wealth that is produced locally to benefit the relevant local people, rather than being siphoned off to distant companies or economies."},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"height":"288","width":"300","background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":{"image":"https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/LQoye8MmP-x1RjWZ6wTKsR5uyp9DCK-_2AYg49yMcBfVMoiwqM6PM2CQ4YLpRP6vmuNPjiN-0ZoRlK8JhqnyyTisG2QHFSNPbsUYG7wwK-qBBp3YEenNAARUzygUoo8_XERFSpNx"}},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":"In contrast to regular legal tender currencies, our scope is to work with what Bernard Lietaer called Yin Currencies, which are based on the principles of sufficiency and cooperation, are people powered and enhance community value creation and transactions based on the social and natural capital of the limited community they are designed to work within. 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See "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#1155cc","link":"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXtkv-HzEso&t=6s"},"insert":"previous videos here"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":". We’d aim for 6 streams initially, with each live-stream also going through post-production and shared as small movies via social media."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","bold":true},"insert":"Coordinate and initiate research projects with the involved university and independent research contributors part of the Community Currency Alliance."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","bold":true},"insert":"Setup Gitcoin bounties"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":" to incentivize people to help us with small tasks such as creating logos, translating content to other languages and other tasks."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":" "},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"💸 Support us"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#000000"},"insert":"With your help, our results will bring alternative tokenomics and DeFi to the real world and inspire actual real-word bottom-up communities benefiting with transparent and fair programmable economies!"},{"insert":"\n\n\n\n"}]}

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