Here we are - Kenya 2016

We're seeing the power of community currencies in developing thriving communities and prospering economies. This year has been exciting!

Education and Business Cycles

At Grassroots Economics, we believe that every child has a right to education hence we have a role to play in ensuring that our next generation of leaders have access to education.

Accolades for Kenyan Community Currencies

Student paying with Sarafu-Credit

Community Currencies in Kenya have gotten a lot of lime light this month!

715 Members and Growing Fast

Cyber-Cafe using Sarafu-Credit came up with their own sign.

Sarafu-Credit users in five locations around Kenya have increased by over 83% since January 1st.

Super-Market Super-Currency

Settlers in Nairobi's Kawangware informal settlement will soon benefit from access to low priced goods cooperatively stocked by the Gatina Business Organization (GBO) and sold in Community Currency.

Sarafu-Credit Takes Shape

We've been introducing the Sarafu-Credit model and our community currencies are off to a great start.