(A more generous world is possible)
Every year on September 15th, people across the world hand out their own money to complete strangers (virtually or in-person), asking recipients to pass half on to someone else. An experiment in generosity, Free Money Day invites a questioning of our relationship to money. Are you daring enough to give it a try?
How to get involved
With the Covid-19 situation varying across regions, you have three options to take part in Free Money Day:
2022 Free Money Day Events
News and inspiration
Free Money Day 2022 Media Release
Thursday, September 15th, 2022 **** A global social experiment challenges relationships to money and shows that a more generous world is possible. On September 15th, people around the world will hand out money, virtually or in person, asking recipients to pass half on...
How Money Can Reconnect People in an Increasingly Divided Society
Two pound coins were transformed into tokens of reconnection, conversation, laughter, and happiness.For some, money is central to affirming care and respect for one another. Anthropologist Janet Carsten’s research in the Malaysian fishing village of Pulau Langkawi...
Celebrating Free Money Day’s 10th Anniversary 🎉
Money Can be a Gateway to Human Connection and Global Justice Free Money Day is a transformative experience that highlights our shared humanity and shows that a more generous world is possible. Each year on September 15th, people take to the streets to hand...