Welcome to Hudson Valley Current

The Hudson Valley Current is a mighty alternative to the almighty dollar: a local digital currency designed to strengthen our communities and build a prosperous, just, and sustainable new economy. Sounds good, doesn’t it?

Our Mission

Our mission is to contribute to a sustainable society by supporting economic and social justice, the environment, community participation, and human aspirations. The Hudson Valley Current promotes economic strength and community self reliance, builds community pride, and provides benefits for local business and citizens— including public education.

Circulation of Money in the Local Economy

Local Businesses

Hudson Valley retailers and local businesses preserve over 4x more money within the local economy than big corporations and box stores. That’s 58.3% VS. 13.6%!

Big-Box stores