Who we are
These partnerships help us make things happen.
Bristol City Council
Bristol City Council has committed significant officer time in developing ways of accepting and spending Bristol Pounds and promoting its many benefits for Bristol.
Bristol Credit Union
Our key partner who manage the Bristol Pound accounts. Bristol Credit Union help local people make the most of their money, by giving them access to affordable loans and competitive savings accounts. When people put their savings with us, we’re able to help other local people with loans. And because we’re here to support your community, all the money stays in the local economy.
Forum for the Future
An independent non-profit working globally with business, government and other organisations to solve complex sustainability challenges, Forum for the Future has offered great support and resources to Bristol Pound through its intern programme.
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust (JRCT) is a Quaker trust which seeks to transform the world by supporting people who address the root causes of conflict and injustice.
New Economics Foundation (nef)
nef (new economics foundation) is a leading 'think and do' tank doing pioneering work on social justice and sustainability including reforming the financial sector. As such it aims to develop local banking and currency solutions.
Technology partners who help host our Cyclos platform. Qoin implements, manages and supports community currencies around the world.
Social Trade Organisation
The Social TRade Organisation (in short: STRO) is one of the few organisations in the world that developes alternatives for the monetary system. We do this because the current monetary system creates poverty and environmental problems. Since twenty years we’ve been implementing projects in different parts of the world to show new ways of working with money are possible.
The Tudor Trust
The Tudor Trust is an independent grant-making trust which supports voluntary and community groups working in any part of the UK.
Transition Network's role is to support and train communities as they self-organise to rebuild resilience and reduce carbon dioxide emissions.