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Social Capital: Making ends meet

The world is full capital. Some of it, like financial capital, lives on Wall Street. Another kind, political capital, finds home in Washington D.C. A third version, environmental capital, is stored in forests, oceans and mineral reserves the world over. These are what people typically think of when they think of capital, but here at Read more about Social Capital: Making ends meet[…]

ITNCountry.org is LIVE!

LAUNCHED! ITNAmerica‘s newest program ITNCountry begins with the ITN model, opens it to riders of any age and makes it affordable and accessible to any community anywhere, even small towns. It is software, support, programs and know-how, allowing anyone to build a community-based transportation solution. The future of shared mobility is here. We have been moving Read more about ITNCountry.org is LIVE![…]

ITN Transportation Credits Explained

Transportation credits are unique, an ITN original. They are integral to everything we do, but they emerged from humble beginnings. In truth, they began as a question: How do we compensate volunteer drivers without increasing cost for riders? Would volunteer drivers accept credits instead of cash reimbursement for “unoccupied miles,” those miles on their way Read more about ITN Transportation Credits Explained[…]

Volunteers Make The ITN Difference!

ITNs are made up of volunteers, people dedicated to their neighbors and their communities. This week one of our affiliates, ITNSunCoast, saw one of their own honored for her deep commitment to community service: Volunteer driver and board member Linda Davis has been honored by the Sarasota branch of Bankers Life with their Golden Beacon Award! The award Read more about Volunteers Make The ITN Difference![…]

The Original TNC

What is a Transportation Network Company? These days everyone is talking about Transportation Network Companies. The big names like Uber and Lyft make daily news as a new form of transportation service provider, born in the smartphone era and upending old models for hailing rides. In 2017 it’s now passé to call a cab; millennials Read more about The Original TNC[…]

A “Livable” Future

What makes a place “livable”? Here at ITNAmerica we focus on senior mobility because mobility is integral to living a full life. We all need opportunities to walk, exercise, connect with others and engage with the world, but when older Americans lose their ability to drive they often find themselves trapped. Particularly in suburban neighborhoods Read more about A “Livable” Future[…]