Tools for TimeBankers

DCTB Member Information

Dane County TimeBank introduction

TimeBanking 101

Video tutorials provide some basic guidance using the website.

Information for Organizations

Quotes from Member Organizations

Member Guide to using the Dane County TimeBank - 2012 

** Please note:  The attached member guide references software that we are not currently using, although it does contain some helpful hints for folks new to the concepts of TimeBanking.  If you are having difficulty using software or need support making better use of the TimeBank, please contact our office at (608) 663-0400 or email for more information.

Dane County TimeBank Outreach Materials


Tools for TimeBank Organizers

Are you looking to start a timebank, enhance your current timebank, or connect with other complementary economic resources? Check out the Timebanking Knowledge Commons, an international peer-generated repository of tons of information, tools and technical assistance.

Just getting started? Here's how we did it – New TimeBank Timeline - How the Dane County TimeBank (DCTB) began

Watch this 2-hour workshop Lorrie and Stephanie helped lead at the 2010 US Social Forum in Detroit. Also featuring Edgar Cahn, founder of TimeBanks USA, Sheryl Walton of the Sobrante Park TimeBank in Oakland, and Lisa Conlan of New Hope Exchange in Rhode Island.

Watch this 1-hour TimeBanking training that Stephanie led in LA in 2010.

Guides and checklists for outreach and orientation events:

Games and activities to teach about TimeBanking:

Tools for TimeBank Intake Interview/Orientation:

Screening guidelines - Criminal background checks