East Wind is a community of people living and working in the beautiful hills of the Missouri Ozarks. We hold our land, labor, and other resources in common. Our aim is to create an egalitarian communal lifestyle. We encourage individuality and diversity in our members.
We've been farming organically and building community since 1974 on 135 acres in rural, northeast Missouri. We grow most of our food and share income, meals, vehicles and other resources. Our membership consists of 7 adults, a 14- year old and a toddler.
Twin Oaks is an intentional community in rural central Virginia, made up of around 90 adult members and 15 children. Since the community's beginning in 1967, our way of life has reflected our values of cooperation, sharing, nonviolence, equality, and ecology. We welcome you to schedule a visit.
The Living Energy Farm is a project to build a community, education center, and farm that demonstrates that a fulfilling life is possible without the use of any fossil fuel. Our mission is to serve as an example and actively promote lifestyles and technologies that are truly sustainable, and to make these sustainable technologies accessible to all persons regardless of their income or social position.