Forming Formed: 2009
This page last updated:1/12/2013
Northeast, Texas, Forming,
GreenSong is a sustainable intentional community forming which will consist of independent owners of small acre plots & community shared areas, dedicated to caring for people & the Earth, bound by a common philosophy of:
-sustainable & ecological living practices
-based on permaculture ideals & practices
-utilizing renewable technologies, ecological/natural building & resource management
-ecosystem reclamation/protection coupled with wildlife conservation
We will have some common area & a common building that we share & will help each other in building our own individual homes.
Status: IC Forming
Community location is placed at the center of the zip/postal code, city/state, or city/country (not based on street addresses)
Former/Other Names: North Texas Green Song
This page last updated:1/12/2013
(When we locate property)
Visitor Process: We are forming now. Core group of members are looking for land where we will be building our homes. New members would need to meet with core group in Dallas are to further discuss becoming part of our community.
Fellowship for Intentional Community
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Our community does not discriminate in regards to housing based on race/color, national origin, religion, sex/gender, family status (i.e. having children, not having children, or being pregnant), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, source of income, age, creed, personal appearance, political affiliation, HIV infection, military/veteran status, unfavorable military discharge, gender identity or expression, receiving public assistance, or being the victim of domestic abuse.
Members(adults and children):
Leadership Core Group:
(Those who are developing ecovillage.)
Labor and Money
Members have independent finances
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(Community Members Handle their own finances)
(As determined by consensus for community's goals)
(Will be determined)
Land and Buildings
Land Owned By:
Community-controlled land trust
Percentage of Food Grown:
(Emphasis on growing our own organic food)
Share Community Meals:
(As community decides)
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
(Emphasis on our home grown organic food)
(Diet is up to individual, but primarily grow our own)
Common Spiritual Practices:
(Emphasis on meditation/spirituality with respect for each individual's beliefs)
Which Spiritual Traditions(s):
Ecumenical (includes "all religions")
(Meditation & Spirituality practices determined by each member)
(Home/Private/Public as parents decide)
We are all the architects of our own homes using greenbuilding techniques & permaculture practices
We are all the developers.
We are all financing the purchase of our land & building individual homes in an ecological & sustainable manner.
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Current editor(s): EastTexasGreenLiving
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