Peterborough LETS Exchange

Service: Community Association - Local Economic Trading System

Description
Description (Service) * Over 70 individuals and businesses trade goods and/or services with each other and members of the public. Bartering and trading is done in green dollars.  
* Members receive a quarterly bank statement showing the amount of green dollars they have made and spent. Transactions can be a mixture of Green Dollars and Canadian Dollars with a minimum of 20% Green Dollars. Members benefit by developing a customer base for their products. Regular markets provide an opportunity for members to buy, sell, and network.  
* Non-members can buy anything for Canadian dollars. Memberships are available at the monthly markets or at the office. Online message board address is: http://peterboroughlets.yuku.com. Visit the site for members list of items offered. 
* We have been building our membership - assisting those in a lower income bracket to run micro businesses
Service Details
Hours Office: Wed 10 am - 12 noon, Others times by chance or appointment
Dates Closed on holidays and during the summer.
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Application Call for information or visit website.
Languages English
Fees Membership - sliding scale, subsidized and in-kind memberships available
Address and Location
Site Location Peterborough Square
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Peterborough LETS Administration c/o Peterborough Social Planning Council
360 George St N, Unit 3 lower level
Peterborough, ON K9H 7E7
 
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Intersection George St - Simcoe St or Water St - Charlotte St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-749-3910
E-Mail ptbolets@yahoo.ca
Website ptbolets.50webs.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/peterborough.exchange
Primary Contact Lori Sainte, Board Member; Email: saintelori@hotmail.com
Alternate Contact Margaret Wright, President