The BACE Timebank is a group of people in the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Area, CA who use time as a currency to buy services and goods.

BACE Timebank is unique. We operationalizes our mission–94% of operational costs are paid for using time. BACE Timebank is

  • Free to register
  • Free to post requests and offers
  • Free to make time exchanges
  • Available in 12 counties in/around the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Open to individuals and nonprofits
    • With free access to create groups or communities
    • With free access to create projects
  • Able to transfer credits from/to other timebanks
  • Run by an all-volunteer staff (paid in time credit) who
    • Provides updates to timebanking software
    • Provides technical support to members
    • Provides opportunities to build community
    • Promotes timebanking worldwide
  • Supportive of other timebanks, not competitive
  • Financially supported by member donations and small grants