Hello! We are delighted you are interested in becoming a member of Community Skill Exchange-Sacramento a Friends and Neighbors Time Bank. There are a couple of steps to complete in order to join the CSE community of traders. These required steps are a way for us to get to know each other and to answer all your questions before you begin trading your many skills and talents. We want you to feel confident and enthused about supporting the time bank vision of strengthening community by offering service to others, making new friends and building generosity, trust and support in Sacramento neighborhoods.
The first step in becoming a member of CSE is to attend an Information Presentation and New Member Orientation. This will give us a chance to meet, share our vision with you and answer any questions about time banking. At the orientation we will show a video, answer questions and review our Member Handbook. We will also cover the Community Weaver User Guide answering questions regarding the online process. If you choose to become a member you will fill out the membership application and make a contribution of the $ 10 Individual yearly dues.
Also we invite you to attend the CSE Monthly Potluck. The potluck is an opportunity to meet time bank members and acquaint yourself with our group. (see event calendar).
A Community Weaver Software Tutorial is offered to any member who needs help with the online process. We host group and individual software tutorials. Let us know what your needs are and how we can help. No computer? We can offer a couple of solutions so please inquire.
When you have completed these required prerequisite steps you can return to this website and complete your profile page (verify email, photo, biography, availability, Time Banker Talents and frequency of communication. Now submit your account information and it will be reviewed by the Community Weaver Coordinator. You will soon receive an email confirming your membership. Check your spam folder if you do not receive an email in 48 hours. An applying member is only approved if they have completed their profile page.
If you have any questions don't hesitate to ask for help, we are here to give assistance. Reach CSE Coordinators by clicking contact us.
Let the trading begin!!