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NGO's (Non Government Organizations)
Closely interconnected to BALLE and its mission, which is
(The World We Want)
Within a generation, we envision a global system of human-scale, interconnected Local Living Economies that function in harmony with local ecosystems, meet the basic needs of all people, support just and democratic societies, and fosters joyful community life.
Understand that "think local" is the key element to the global "local living economy" strategy.
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In glowing terms, this organization describes itself as a "collaboration" working for "transformational change."
WE have researched this group over a period of years, and we can see that this wholly unaccountable private organization has received a fortune to operating very much like "shadow" government, doing "work" beyond what citizens expect or want bona fide government services to do.
From 2005 through June 2011, Sustainable Connections - an organization with a global agenda -- has sold a lot of services to both Whatcom County and the City of Bellingham:
City of Bellingham $593,020.00 (contracts)
Whatcom County $ 230,376.11 (disbursements)