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Learn About A New Baltimore Green Currency At Hampdenfest

Hampden To Get A New Green Currency

The Baltimore Green Currency Association will have a booth at HampdenFest on September 11, 2010.  Stop by and learn about the new green currency coming to Baltimore.

10 am – 7pm
On the Avenue
Hampden, Baltimore 21211

From the Baltimore Messenger (Excerpts):

Hampden could soon see a new kind of cash — the BNote.

Organizers of the Baltimore Green Currency Association are hoping to print their own money, a strictly neighborhood currency that they say would strengthen the Hampden economy, while building community pride and spirit.

Local currency is a growing trend around the country and internationally. The website lists about 30 currencies, ranging from the Pittsboro Plenty in North Carolina and Davis Dollars in California, to Calgary Dollars in Alberta, Canada, and a Lewes Pound in England.

If the BNote is a success, the association will expand the concept, he said.

For the full article, CLICK HERE.



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