In the News
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South China Morning Post: ‘Giving Feels Good’: Briton’s Lamma Island Facebook Project Capitalizes On Generosity To Build Communities in Hong Kong. Social media group Buy Nothing looks to tackle the city’s growing mountains of waste, and in the process help Lamma residents build bonds.
... and even more news!
SF Gate: Buy Nothing groups aren't just about exchanging free stuff for SF residents
Bon Appetit: This Online Group Taught Me the Joy and Solidarity of Buying Nothing
CBC: As the pandemic drags on, families are waging war on COVID-19 clutter
New York Magazine: Curbed - Wait Long Enough and Almost Anything (Bananas, Pelotons) Shows Up on Facebook’s Buy Nothing Groups
CNN: This essential worker needed to glam up for the Golden Globes. So, she turned to a Facebook community to help make her dazzle
LA Times: Bowl of oranges for a bunch of basil: Strapped for cash, Angelenos turn to bartering and sharing
Slate: How a Deranged “Cat Wreath” Brought Our Neighborhood Facebook Page Together for the Holidays
Daily Beast: Inside The New Economy Where People ‘Buy Nothing’ and Give Everything
Yahoo Lifestyle: Why shoppers are choosing Buy Nothing groups over stores: They ‘don’t want to … buy another piece of plastic crap’
CBS New York: ‘Buy Nothing Project’ Aims To Reduce, Reuse And Recycle While Bringing Neighbors Together
New York Times: How to Be a More Conscious Consumer, Even If You’re on a Budget