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Rich Patterson

Owner, Patterson Brands in New Westminster

Home Exchanges: Birth of the Sharing Economy

PRESENTED ON JUN 03, 2017
IN NEW WESTMINSTER @ VOL 15

What if you could travel for free or significantly reduced cost and deepen your connections with your destination, yourself, and your family?  With his presentation, Rich Patterson explains how home exchanging allows this.

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Going Home

BY YVONNE LARKINS
@ VOL 10 ON NOV 21, 2014

Yvone Larkins. Going home to a place I've never been before is a talk about self discovry and a journey taken, insearch of family heritage, family values and personal growth.

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A Home Anyone Can Afford

BY JAVIER AYORA
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 07, 2015

Javier Ayora provides a refreshing outlook on housing procurement possibilties. He presents a model of adaptabilty and growth throughout the lifetime of the home owner that defies many standard development models.

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Family Traveling

BY TESYA SOPHIANTI
@ VOL 22 ON JUN 04, 2015

Tesya & Rene share tips on how to prepare a fun and memorable family trip.

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Place of Birth 'Home'

BY LUKE MA
@ VOL 10 ON MAY 12, 2016

In Place of Birth 'Home' Luke Ma tells us his life tale, and his one is not straightforward. Born at 'sea' (it's true check his passport!) Luke has seen things some of us can only every imagine; but his life experiences have taught him things that some of us will never know, and he has used all of his knowledge and put it to good use as he strives to explore ways to utilise advancements in technology and direct them towards improving our way of life.

From his life of adversity to his of goal of inspiring positive change around the world, watch Place of Birth 'Home' and I am sure Luke Ma will inspire you!

 

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Systems for Sharing

BY SEAN ROY PARKER
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Sean Roy Parker touches on a very contemporary issue of an alternative economy. With businesses like eBay, Airbnb and Gumtree already onboard with the 'sharing economy' how can individuals collaboratively work together on a smaller platform to create a sustainable future?

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Finding Home

BY NICK GIRARD
@ VOL 28 ON FEB 23, 2017

"Our home wasn't the house we were leaving, and it wasn't the house we were moving to, it was the family we were. And now, as an adult, I've gotta redefine home."

In "Finding Home" from PechaKucha Night Portsmouth Vol. 28Nick Girard shares his inspiring journey which took him and his girlfriend across the world. Accompanied by the stunning photography of the beautiful sights he explored, Nick presents to us that home is not a stationary place but a state of mind.

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Where Does a Home Come From?

BY DAN BECK
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 25, 2017

Biologist Dan Beck explores the question “Where does a home come from?” by sharing his community and family adventure in building a straw bale shop and home here in the Kittitas Valley. 

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The Home Stretch: Ending Family Homelessness in Dane County

BY SARAH CEPONIS
@ VOL 25 ON FEB 15, 2018

Over 500,000 people reside in Dane County, but not all of those people actually have a place to call home. United Way and its partner agencies have made great strides over the past decade in ensuring homelessness is rare and brief, but there is still important work to be done-and if we each step up to play a part, we can end family homelessness here.

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Experiences of Oman

BY RAYA AL-HASHMI
@ VOL 34 ON AUG 16, 2018

Raya will be sharing tonight about her experiences visiting her father who still lives in the Middle East in the small country of Oman.