Boulted Bread – a Slow Money NC Investment

When Sam Kirkpatrick and Fulton Forde got together to open their bakery, Boulted Bread, in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, they had an ambitious goal. They wanted to use fresh-milled, locally […]

Pumpk(hen!) Benefit for Slow Money NC with Familiar Supper Club

A Fundraising Dinner
with Chefs Evan Sheridan, Greg Gettles & John Childers •
Sunday, Nov 8, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM:

The chicken will be provided by Coon Rock Farm (Hillsbourough, NC.) The Pumpkin provided by Vollmer Farms & Root Down Farm (local NC). A portion of proceeds will go to benefit Slow Money NC to advocate for a cleaner, more sustainable food system in NC.

Local Economy Bus Tour

A Money and Meaning Tour
to Saxapahaw & Alamance •
Sept 12, 10 AM – 3 PM:

A Luxury Bus will travel to local economy hotspots as part of our upcoming Money and Meaning Gathering! Tour textile mill TS Designs, Cotton of the Carolinas, famous destination village of Saxapahaw, Haw River Farm House Ales, Left Bank Butchery, and more…

Fall Pecha Kucha Night 2015

A Quarterly Storytelling Event
SEP 11, 5 – 7:30 PM:

Pecha Kucha brings people together to present and discuss new ideas around sustainability topics. Presenters each have 20 slides and 20 seconds per slide to discuss. Slides are automatically timed to be exactly 20 seconds with the total time for each presenter is 6 minutes and 40 seconds. This keeps the pace fun & exciting…

Money & Meaning Summit


Since money it is such an easy thing to measure, it tends to be the first and only yardstick we use when it comes to assessing our place in the world. Because meaningless and abstract financial capital is what we focus on, it’s easy to lose sight of the natural, social, human and spiritual capitals which sustain us. At this conference we are going to take a crack at fusing money and meaning together…