BuyNothing App

Official app of the Buy Nothing Project. 

A Gift Economy's real wealth is the people involved and the web of connections that form to support them. Welcome! Have fun and get to know the real life neighbors in your community.

BuyNothing helps you give away things others could use and ask for things within your hyper local community.

All for free, no strings.

Buy nothing. Give freely. Share creatively.


We've officially launched our beta app (email invite only).

If you live in one of these communities, Confirm Signup to receive an invite.

Bainbridge Island, WA, USA  (LIVE)

Duck Island/Green Lake, Seattle, WA, USA  (LIVE)

Gawler, SA, Australia  (LIVE)
Windsor Park, Austin, TX, USA  (LIVE)
Del Ray, Alexandria, VA, USA  (LIVE)
Porter Ranch, Northridge, Los Angeles, CA, USA  (LIVE)
South Windsor, CT, USA  (LIVE)
Esquimalt, Victoria, BC, Canada  (LIVE)

Or join the Waitlist:


in numbers


Countries and 37 Languages

4 Million

Community Members


Active Communities


Dedicated Volunteer Community Hosts (emoji heart)


Join the Global Release Waitlist

Sign up below to add your name to the global waitlist for the BuyNothing App, designed to connect us all through space and time, to share our things, our stories, and our full selves.

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