(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 2020 Media Release
Free Money Day 2020 A global social experiment aims to show that a more generous world is possible. This September 15th, a unique social experiment aims to show that a more generous world is possible. On Free Money Day, now in its 10th year, people around the world...
In 2020, Free Money Day is More Relevant Than Ever
From the rise of mutual aid groups to renewed interest in how to create a more fair and equal society, 2020 has sparked an abundance of kindness, sharing, and community. Free Money Day is a celebration of this spirit of generosity. On September 15th, people across...
Ten Years On
This September 15 marks ten years since the collapse of Lehman Brothers triggered the 2008 financial crash. While the global economy appears to be roaring, the hidden story of our current ‘economic boom’ is that debt has kept rising, because money keeps accumulating....