Formed: 2008 Established: 2012
This page last updated:2/15/2013
Stone Mountain - Lithonia, Georgia,
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Resilient Collapse Aware Intentional Household dedicated to pioneering new Socio-Economic models of Interdependence and helping others decrease their dependence upon the money economy. Core household values are Growth and Contribution. We are a small carefully selected household with complimentary skills committed to developing new models of Sustenance or Subsistence Farming (as opposed to commercial farming ) utilizing Permaculture, Organic Gardening, and the Pioneering Aquaponic methods of Will Allen of Growing Power as well as the grass based methods of Joel Salatin.
On 52 acres bounded by rivers and streams 17 miles due east of the center of Atlanta. Very entrepreneurial with high tech electronics business proving income to fund the project. Currently we are taking applications for two critical core roles 1)Office/Cook 2)Handyman-Jack of All Trades;
We share an extraordinarily high quality of life with access to a large library and collection of DVDs, home theater, high speed internet, and a 2,400 square foot shop.
Our web site http://Eco-Tribe.org has more information on our household goals and the positions we have available currently.
Community location is placed at the center of the zip/postal code, city/state, or city/country (not based on street addresses)
This page last updated:2/15/2013
Statement of Housing Non-discrimination:
Because our housing is a single housing unit and requires the sharing of bathroom, kitchen and common space membership/residency may be restricted based on sex/gender in accordance with the law. Our community does not discriminate based on race/color, national origin, religion, 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 domestic abuse.
Housing in our community is incidental to employment and therefore fair housing laws do not apply (though employment discrimination laws may).
Members(adults and children):
Open to new members:
(We are on a Slow Intentional Growth Path with members selected for their ability to fill needed roles and the household's ability to contribute to that member's personal goals.)
By a group of elders or other leaders
Leadership Core Group:
Labor and Money
Partial income sharing
Open to Members with Pre-existing Debt:
(All Members Are Employed By Community)
Land and Buildings
(Very rural property within 5 miles of a large mall and Walmart Super Center, Home Depot, Lowes, etc. Best of Both Worlds! Also 45 minutes from Atlanta Airport - Hub and busiest airport in the world!)
51.7 acres (20.9 hectares)
(51.7 acres total - 7.0 associated with this Phase 1 Village Hamlet Project.)
Land Owned By:
Individual community member(s)
Number of Residences:
(One Large 7,600 square foot (expanding to 9,200 square feet) One GreenHouse with 760 square feet grow space and 760 square feet of living space, and one 2,400 square foot fully equipped shop.)
(To some extent)
Percentage of Food Grown:
(Expect 50% + within 3 years 80% after 5)
Share Community Meals:
Nearly all dinners
Dietary Choice or Restrictions:
Diet is up to each individual
(Prohibited in public and indoor spaces. OK outside in non public spaces.)
Common Spiritual Practices:
Which Spiritual Traditions(s):
Eclectic (integrates pieces from many religions)
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