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Tony Budak, Lead Convenor
- Attend a Luncheon with Time Bank members,
of course the public is invited.
- Open Space Agenda: Expand your network,
chat about skill swaps, and plan projects.
- (lunch is your cost) Luncheon is usually
at Jimmy’s on Belmont Ave.
- Conversations that help us better understand our community and how we can restore our belief that we can get things done together.
- Become better acquainted through discussions, focus on “What would we love to see possible?”
- Please bring along a friend or two.
2nd Tuesday of each month at 6 P.M.
See Your email for locations
View a one-of-a-kind outstanding independent documentary films. These thought-provoki
Occasional invited Guest Presenter.
at the Arab American Community Center
- Do bring a chili, soup, casserole dish, salad; or favorite bread/grain or dessert to pass. Any food or non-alcoholic drink is perfect.
- There is a fully functional Kitchen on site should you wish to prepare – hot cider, cocoa or coffee (available at 5:30 pm)
- Oh, don’t forget to bring your own place settings with mugs, bowls and spoons. Go green!
- Learn about the our service exchange program
- Earn Bonus Credits – If you have a talent or presentation, Take the stage, for your 5 minute act
- Enjoy delicious food
- Earn Bonus Credits – If you bring along your friends to introduce them to our Time Banking community
- Network and make new friends
- Earn Bonus Credits – Bring simple fun idea activities for group games, or group fun activity
- Earn Bonus Credits -Bring a couple of books, magazines, or CD’s to swap or give away
First Presbyterian Church
201 Wick Ave. Youngstown OH
(Parking and entrance in back)
The Food Court at 20 Federal Place
7AM-8PM. Various Restaurants
Open Monday Through Friday
Across from the OH WOW!
20 Federal Place
Youngstown, OH (MAP)
For more details call Rose
Photo: Selaví Restaurant and Wine Shop
Klobučnícka 442/4, Bratislava, Slovakia
Calling All Volunteers – Are you ready?
If you are a Leader, Facilitator, Change Agent, Co-Producer, or Co-Creator.
Click here to Talk with Tony about your Dream Topic and what next steps to take.
Choose an Action Dream Topic in the Action Projects List (Click OPEN) below?
When selected Click here to Talk with Tony.
Featured Future Dreams - Are you in?
Our Mahoning Valley Needs Community Partners That Honor TIME OUTS, that is to Thank unpaid work that is certified by accepting time credits.
At the heart of the core economy are our extraordinary corporate partners who accept Time Credits for activities they provide on an hour-for-hour basis. These partners help drive impact for our members’ opportunities, and are taking part in a groundbreaking national network. We are always on the lookout for new additions to the network and would love to hear from you if you would like to be involved.
Why time credits could be great for your business
Accepting Time Credits in your organization is straightforward. We are able to walk you through the steps towards becoming a Time Bank partner. Being part of our network can also help you! Time Credits can help you diversify your audiences, reach out to isolated communities, make better use of your facilities, develop your marketing in local communities and much, much more.
Click to read a Suggested List of Various Venues that are invited to accept Time Credits
Join our team. We want to work with the best and brightest people.
Our fantastic partners accept Time Credits for activities ranging from sports games and exhibitions to services and educational courses. They are a diverse network of innovative, forward-thinking people and organizations who support Time Credit earning across the Mahoning Valley, proving that there is a different way to create value and drive impact for their customers through community engagement and corporate social responsibility.
If you’re passionate about social change, we’d love to hear from you.
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The Time Bank is such an exciting and rewarding experience and I must thank Tony Budak for his leadership, his tenacity, his time, and his dedication to bringing this Time Bank to life. I hope we can all take his lead to heart and help make this Time Bank a driving force in our Valley. There is no better time than the present to utilize all that it has to offer and make it work.
MEET THE BOARD
Elayne M.S. Bozick, Broker for Eranco Business Brokers, Formerly Financial Associate, Education and background in Graphic Design / Marketing
Community Service: Rotary Club of Youngstown – Past President, Foundation Chair, Board member; First Night Youngstown, Exec. Committee; Mkt. PR Chair Stambaugh Pillars Board (President); Grow Youngstown, Board member; Power of the Arts Initiative, Steering committee
Tony Budak after 40 years, retired from Delphi Packard Automotive in 2004. In 1966 Tony served as a Military Police Investigator, U.S. Army, to be honorably discharged in 1968. Returning from active duty, Tony held various management positions. In 1973, he left management, and was elected to IUE 717’s Executive Board. Tony received a Masters of Science in Community Economic Development, from New Hampshire College in 1991. In 1996 he was elected to the Local Bargaining Committee, and helped negotiate and administer the contract between IUE-CWA Local 717 and Delphi Packard Electric G.M.C.
Robert F. Burkey is an attorney who has practiced law for 45 years. Bob is also the co-owner of the Title Company of Warren which is a full service real estate title agency and has handled real estate sales, foreclosures and real estate title issues in Trumbull and surrounding counties. Bob has sat on various boards including what is now known as the Warren Philharmonic Orchestra, SCOPE, Family Services Association and presently with the Community Solutions Association, a drug and addiction assessment and counseling agency. Bob holds a BA degree from Hiram College and a JD degree from Case Western University.
Sara Copenhaver Scudier Mahoning County Department of Job and Family Services, retired 2007. Fellows Riverside Gardens Master Gardener, 1996. OSU Extension Master Gardener, 2007; OSU Extension Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist, 2007. Currently enrolled in OSU Extension Master Gardener specialization in Back Yard and Local Food, to be completed in 2010. Former trustee of Friends of Fellows Riverside Gardens. Chair of Fellows Riverside Gardens Annual Spring Plant Sale. Founding member of Good Karma Food Co-op. Member of StreetScape Committee of CityScape.
Rose M. Kosko SFO, retired from the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation in 2004 after working 35 years in the Graphic Arts department. She is presently Vice-Minister of the Secular Franciscan Order, also Co- Chair of the Holy Name of Jesus Parish Council. Rose is a volunteer at Hospice of the Valley, Gleaners Food Bank, Humility of Mary Health Partners, and the Franciscan Friars Shrine.
“Dwight Stickler is a Creative. He enjoys helping people create messaging and deploying that messaging to the greatest possible effect. He enjoys Music and Audio Production. He enjoys Singing and Writing. He enjoys being in the great outdoors and all things that help to create sustainable communities and ecosystems. One of his favorite things is to Listen. To listen to nature, his neighbors and friends and loved ones.”
I am happy to join the Time bank to meet other progressives who want to help each other and the Youngstown area grow. We need new ideas and people helping people build new communities. We need more people to help others become successful and help our community have a better and brighter future.
When I first heard about TimeBanking, I was very impressed with the concept. I found that it expanded my awareness of how I could reach out to people in my own neighborhood. When I was going out of town I found a neighbor who was very willing to water my garden for me. She transported people to airports, so I hired her to do that for me. When I returned home she had some physical challenges, so I offered to do a Touch for Health testing and balancing to put her body back in the normal healing mode and speed up her healing. We have become walking partners in the neighborhood.