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Help build your local economy!

Help the Baltimore Green Currency Association create a new economic reality for Baltimore! We know you’re ready to see this vision come to fruition, and we can’t do it without you. This is our local money. Let’s make it work for us. Donate

BNote at EcoFest

Find us at EcoFest on Saturday, April 27 from 11:30 am to 5:00 pm at Druid Hill Park. Meet our volunteers, hear what we have been up to, and exchange your bucks for BNotes. Learn more about EcoFest

Baltimore is Fixing the Future

Thank you! Baltimore’s screening of Fixing the Future at the Creative Alliance on November 8th was a huge success! Check out the event write-up in the Indypendent Reader It was great to see shots of Baltimore and our local businesses on the big screen! Before the film, an amazing spread of refreshments was provided by […]

Film Screening: Fixing the Future

WHEN: Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 7:00 – 10:00 pm WHERE: Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224 TICKETS: $10 Admission Purchase tickets online Tickets and info: info@creativealliance.org or 410-276-1651 Tickets can also be purchased at the Creative Alliance front desk in advance: 3134 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224 Join us […]

In Memoriam: BGCA Director Paul Pojman

In early morning September 20, 2012, BGCA lost dear friend and Director Paul Pojman to lung cancer. His vision, guidance and friendship will be dearly missed by our entire team, other groups who worked with him, his family, friends, as well as his students and colleagues at Towson University. Paul’s demonstrated commitment to living out […]

BNote Get Down Raffle Contest Winners

Thanks to everyone who came out for the first BNote Get Down! We had a great time at 2640, and who knew a chocolate stout ice cream float could be so delicious? Our winning raffle numbers were: $20 gift certificate from Avenue Antiques – 383109 Free customized pet tag from Pet Tag Creations – 383047 […]

Building Local Wealth with the BNote

          A recent study in Grand Rapids, Michigan has produced some incredible figures on the enormous power of local purchasing. The key finding: A modest change in consumer behavior – a mere 10 percent shift in market share to independent businesses from chain stores – would result in 1,600 new jobs, […]

July 24 at Metro Gallery – Charles Eisenstein: Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition

Join Baltimore Green Currency and the Evolver Social Movement as we host a conversation with Charles Eisenstein, whose new book, Sacred Economics, is due out this month. Subtitled “Money, Gift, and Society in the Age of Transition”, it describes the transition now underway from a money system of Separation to a money system of Reunion; […]

BNote Business Network Hits 100 with Dogwood Cafe

The number of Baltimore businesses accepting BNotes continues to grow quickly, and we are very pleased to announce the 100th BNote business: Dogwood Cafe! Dogwood is as concerned with social justice as it is about using sustainable, local ingredients, and we are proud to welcome them to the BNote family. They are currently accepting up […]

BNote Officially Launched at Localize It! First Day Circulation Hits BN2470; BNote#1002 Presented to Mayor Rawlings-Blake

The Baltimore Green Currency Association kicked off official BNote exchange yesterday just before Noon at “Localize It!”, their joint event with the Baltimore Free Farm. In a street festival atmosphere, amid Free Farm tours and workshops, acoustic music, and a “Chilibrew” chili and beer judging extravaganza, people lined up to exchange their dollars for BNotes […]