A Sharing Economy Thrives in Battle Ground, WA

The Reflector – June 28, 2016

“Buy Nothing. Give Freely. Share Creatively.” This is the motto of the Buy Nothing Project. It began when two friends, Rebecca Rockefeller and Liesl Clark, created an experimental hyper-local gift economy on Bainbridge Island, in Washington, in 2013. It has become a worldwide effort, growing to more than 280,000 members in 18 nations, with 1,300 groups and more than 1,700 volunteers.

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