Resources Directory

Welcome to our directory of New Economy related resources for the Eugene, Oregon area and beyond. We list local organizations and projects as well as online resources that are helpful to Regenerative Economy projects. You can use the filters below or click on tags to narrow the results. Please send us a message if you know of a resource that should be added.

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BRING Since 1971, BRING has worked to change attitudes and behaviors regarding waste. Today, we focus on the urgent issues of consumption, climate change, and community resiliency. Through our reuse store and community education programs, we fulfill our mission to provide vision, leadership, and tools for living well on the planet we share.   Visit Website (541) 746-3023
Catalytic Communities A legal and research brief on the potential use of community land trusts to create affordable housing in Rio de Janeiro. Definitions and examples. Visit Website
Coalessence Dance Coalessence Dance is inspired by the “ecstatic” or “conscious” dance traditions. We aim to servea broad community of dancers, comprised of all ages, colors, orientations and abilities. Offered by a team of facilitators and volunteers Visit Website
Community Food Enterprise This book documents case studies of community based food enterprises. It comes from Michael Shuman's non-profit. In addition to lots of examples this points out potential downfalls. There is a "Social and Environmental Performance" form designed to evaluate B Corporations that is interesting and of potential use for assessing local businesses. Visit Website wallacecenter@winrock.org
Community-wealth Infographic about Community Land Trust  how to Visit Website
Corvallis Hour Exchange A Local Currency in Corvallis. Visit Website Info@HourExchange.org
Emerald Valley Time Exchange Another local time bank effort. Their website in 2011. Great announcement video, with Indigo (aka Zahra) and others.  
Emerald Village resident-run and owned tiny house village started by Square One Villages. Working on a model of Land Trust LLC and resident cooperative ownership Visit Website 541-653-1242 ladytriciabug@gmail.com
Eugene Avant Gardeners In just the first three years of operation, the Avant-Gardeners hosted over 100 work parties, 12 workshops, volunteered at a handful of events for like minded organizations, gave away over 20,000 veggie starts and hundreds of pounds of food as well as cultivating a vibrant online community with a Facebook page of over 16,000 members networking and sharing gardening tips. Visit Website
Eugene Independent Business Alliance Unique Eugene was originally formed in 1999 as a cooperative of local business owners. They shared ideas, advertised cooperatively, promoted local business, and gave back to area non-profits. Many of those members are still members today and are actively working to build membership into an independent business alliance with the goal of reaching 200 members Visit Website 541-653-6528 info@uniqueeugene.com