In uncertain economic times, money is, more than ever, a resource that’s scarce and difficult to obtain for the general population, leading to a lesser standard of living. Traditional financial institutions and government agencies fail to answer the situation.


Ithacash aims to better people’s quality of life in Tompkins County by providing innovative methods for the community to conduct commerce and more effectively support a culture of mutual aid.


Our state-of-the-art marketplace and complementary currency will increase access to credit; attract, accelerate, and retain purchasing power; increase economic opportunity; and enhance economic vitality in the region.  


Compassion, integrity, entrepreneurship, creativity, professionalism.