MI Alliance of TimeBanks Press

Alternet [August 8, 2017] - Are You Tired of Banks, Credit Cards, and Debt? Consider a System of Trading Time Instead of Money
Michigan Radio [February 9, 2017] - Using time as the currency, Michigan communities exchange skills, strengthen bonds
Detroit Legal News [January 20, 2016] – Together through ‘TimeBank’ readily apparent at annual auction
Blog Talk Radio [October 23, 2014] – Time – The Original Source of Money
C and G News [April 15, 2013] – Local TimeBank aims to bring community together
Michigan Daily [April 13, 2013] DEBTx spurs discussion on debt
HAP LiveWell Mid-Life Newsletter [Fall 2012] TimeBanks: Paying it Forward
The Observer Eccentric [April 22, 2012] – Bank pays dividends by building community
AARP [February 3, 2012] – Time is money – saving like clockwork
AARP [October 21, 2011] – Kim Hodge Wins First Gools Award
C and G News [August 31, 2011] – Royal Oak TimeBank looking for new members
The Craig Fahle Show [June 28, 2011] – Interview about TimeBanking on the Craig Fahle Show
C and G News [June 16, 2011] – Ferndale TimeBank seeks new members from around the community
Tony Trupiano’s First Shift show [June 10, 2011] – Listen to this interview with Kim Hodge
Capital News Service [April 29, 2011] – Got time, skills? Open time bank account
C and G News [April 20, 2011] – Neighbors Swap Skills Through Sterling Heights TimeBank
City’s Best Detroit [April 18, 2011] – Paying It Forward Pays Off For Metro Detroit TimeBanks
World Magazine [March 26, 2011] – Time as Money: Communities and mutual service
Royal Oak Patch [March 19, 2011] – Royal Oak TimeBank Makes it Simple to Pay it Forward
C and G News [February 16, 2011] – Resident Seeks to Start Madison Heights TimeBank
News Radio WJR [January 26, 2011] – Interview with Kim Hodge, Josh McManus and Rory Neuner
Michigan Radio [January 18, 2010] – Interview with MI TimeBanks Executive Director Kim Hodge
Real Detroit Weekly [November 23, 2010] – Ferndale TimeBank Community Creation
The Macomb Daily [March 29, 2010] – Article about TimeBanking around Michigan: “Residents maximize resources and grow friendships through TimeBank”
Craig Fahle Show [February 22, 2010] – Dennis Talbert, President of Michigan Neighborhood Partnership and Kim Hodge talk to Craig about TimeBanking in Detroit and beyond.
Michigan Radio – Three Things [January 25, 2010] – Take a listen to former Free Press writer Desiree Cooper talking about TimeBanking as part of Michigan Radio’s “Three Things” series.

Other TimeBanks Press

The Washington Post [April 26, 2019] – ‘I like giving the gift of time’: Time banks build economies — and communities — without the almighty dollar
The Guardian [February 5, 2019] – ‘It’s like the light’s come back on’: connecting care service users with their communities
Freakonomics [January 9, 2019] – Why Is This Man Running for President? (TimeBanking is mentioned at about 37:12 into the program)
Forbes [December 6, 2018] – There Are Not Enough Personal Care Aides To Care For Frail Seniors. What Will We Do? What could TimeBanking do to fill the void?
ioby [December 4, 2018] – Bring Unity to Our Community with TimeBanking
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland [May, 2017] – Celebrating 90 Years of Caring
Metromode [April 20, 2017] – Pontiac SUN TimeBank pays unexpected dividends
Oakland Press [December 25, 2016] – Program seeks to improve seniors’ health, way of life
New York Times [December 22, 2016] – How social isolation is killing us
Coalition for Collaborative Care [November 28, 2016] – Who decides what health means?
Washington Post [October 18, 2016] – What if doctors could prescribe something to treat social isolation in seniors: It’s happening now in Silicon Valley
C and G News [April 6, 2016] – Madison Heights mayor looking into volunteer Time Bank
The Morning Call [June 5, 2015] – Lehigh Valley partnership finds hope for cutting medical costs
Stanford Social Innovation Review [Summer, 2015] – The TimeBank Solution
Oakland County One-Fifteen [May 14, 2014] – Community Gardens Bloom in Oak Park and Huntington Woods
The Oakland Press [February 20, 2014] – Pontiac’s SUN TimeBank allows residents to exchange services, engage with community
Al Jazeera America [February 9, 2014] – Forget Bitcoins, What About Time As Currency?
ABC News [January 15, 2014] – Saving Money, Helping Others With Timebanking, with Diane Sawyer
New York Magazine [December 15, 2013] – TimeBanking in New York
The Oakland Press [September 8, 2013] – Pontiac nonprofit “Time Bank” members trade skills, services
Huntington Woods-Berkley Patch [April 4, 2013] TimeBank Program Shares Skills, Creates Bonds in Huntington Woods, Royal Oak
The Philly Post [March 14, 2013] Will clean for food. Are you ready for TimeBanking?
WKAR – Michigan Public Radio [March 12, 2013] TimeBanks Foster Community Building
U.S. News [October 23, 2012] Time Banks Provide New Way to ‘Spend’ an Hour
Wall Street Journal [August 27, 2012] For Spain’s Jobless, Time Equals Money
The County Press [April 25, 2012] – TimeBank Coalition seeks more participants
Oakland Daily Tribune [February 1, 2012] – Neighbors Helping Neighbors in Royal Oak
C and G News [January 25, 2012] – TimeBank members help woman clean up after fire
The Hub Detroit [January 23, 2012] – Time to help others in Detroit? There’s a bank for that
NBC Nightly News [December 27, 2011] – Hour Exchange Portland (search for Portland to find video)
The Huffington Post [November 2, 2011] – An American Tradition Is Reborn As Economy Weakens
NPR [September 26, 2011] – Bartering for TimeBank hours at True North Health Center
New York Times [September 20, 2011] – The Health Payoffs of Time Banks
New York Times [September 15, 2011] – Where All Work Is Created Equal
Brooklyn Daily Eagle – [January, 2011] One Small Solution to the Coming Funding Crisis
Brooklyn Daily Eagle – [December 9, 2010] VNSNY & Lutheran Team Up To Expand Services
PBS News Hour
[November 17, 2010] – Service Time Swapped to Help Stretch Dollars in Recession
The Oakland Press [October 30, 2010] Old-fashioned idea gets 21st century application
The Observer-Eccentric [October 17, 2010] Diversity group touts gains, eyes good 2nd year
The Observer-Eccentric [October 7, 2010] TimeBank plan in Plymouth Canton
Living for Change Newsletter [August 8, 2010] Grace Lee Bogg writes about the future of Detroit
Keystone Edge [August 5, 2010] Has the time come for TimeBanking?
Sage Publications [August 4, 2010] Community Currency Organization Enhancing Well-Being
My Fox Detroit [August 2, 2010] People earning help with TimeBanking
C and G News [May 19, 2010] – TimeBanks save cash, build communities
Detroit Free Press [May 9, 2010] – Read this article about volunteering in Detroit
New York Post – [April, 2010] TRADE BALANCE – City’s Slowdown Brings Bump in Bartering
WDET [July 23, 2009] – Listen to a WDET Radio interview with Dr Edgar Cahn and Kim Hodge
NPR [February 25, 2009] – Listen to a great piece on what TimeBanking is

Lathrup Village TimeBank Press

C and G News [August 2, 2017] – Lathrup Village Summer Stroll returns Aug. 20
C and G News [May 2, 2012] – Lathrup Village TimeBank members give back to community
Michigan Municipal League [August 2010] – Lathrup Village TimeBank Has Residents Working Together
C and G News [May 19, 2010] – Lathrup Village TimeBank honors Volunteer of the Year
Detroit Free Press page 1 [October 27, 2009] – A recent article about TimeBanks in Metro Detroit
Detroit Free Press page 7 [October 27, 2009] – Article continued
Detroit News [August 29, 2009] – A great article on TimeBanks in the Detroit News
Metro Times [April 29, 2009] – TimeBanks is featured in the Metro Times
Southfield Eccentric [April 4, 2009] – TimeBanks is featured in the Eccentric
Southfield Sun [March 12, 2009] – Another great article featuring the Lathrup Village TimeBanks
Southfield Eccentric [March 1, 2009] – Learn about the Lathrup Village TimeBank in this article
Detroit Free Press [February 25, 2009] – an article written for the Detroit Free Press
Southfield Eccentric [February 7, 2008] – a great article written by the Eccentric
Southfield Sun [February 7, 2008] – an article written by the Southfield Sun