this is a work in progress.
We are open to feedback and input from friends and prospective
DRAFT financial/membership proposal
AV has 7 spots for members
Farmhouse/yurt property - 5
Straw property - 2
Ahimsa's expenses are shared equally by members and provisional
members. The equation is total number of residents divided by
total monthly costs. At full capacity this figures out to apx.
$300/each. Food and utility costs are an additional expense to
this equation. Covering these expenses are at the discretion of
individual members sharing a residence.
Provisional members and regular members share equally in the
expenses of AVC. Currently that figure is $300/month per space.
Food and utilities are separate costs and are shared by the
members occupying a property.
There is a 6-month provisional membership period, during this
period provisional members can participate in all activities of
the community but cannot block consensus.
After 6-month period, provisional member and current member
decide if they want to become a member or not.
Full member agrees to pay $10,000 to a community development
Members are required to work 9/hrs per week. Work is defined as
any projects/tasks that have been decided upon by the
Community decisions are made based on consensus.