Ithaca HOURS local currency facilitates commerce and exchange which respect labor, community, nature.  One HOUR = one hour of basic labor or $10.00.  Thousands of individuals and over 500 businesses have traded millions of dollars worth of HOURS since 1991.  Web page for board of directors and local system is ithacahours.org.  Web page for founder and for purchase of book Hometown Money is ithacahours.com.”