The Bay Area Community Exchange (BACE) is an all-volunteer, non-profit that operates a Timebank. Our Timebank is a free, online directory, communication, and time accounting system that facilitates the distribution of needs and resources using a system of giving and receiving of time credit. BACE’s Timebank is a community of more than 3500 members and organizations that offer and provide services and skills falling into 30 categories such as gardening/farming, childcare, education, home improvement, professional development, and personal development. The Timebank is available to residents in Alameda, Contra Costa, Lake, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, and Sacramento Counties. BACE operates under Local Futures, a 501 c(3) organization, which gives the BACE its non-profit status.
where the currency is time and everyone's time is equal