People Agreement

Context

The Enspiral Network is a collective of people - at its heart Enspiral is simply made up of relationships. Everyone at Enspiral is a Contributor, and some are also Members. As Members are a subset of Contributors, they are expected to fulfil everything under “contributors” below, in addition to what’s listed under “members”. This agreement specifies these roles.

--- Contributors ---

--- Members ---

Joining

Invited by any Member

Nominated by any Member

Approved by Quorum Decision of the members

Leaving

Opts out at the 3-month point or annual renewal point

Removed by Emergency Decision of the members

Resigns at any time, or opts out at the 6 monthly check-ins

Removed by Emergency Decision of the members

Required

Follow agreed Enspiral policies (such as the Diversity Agreement)

Opt in after 3 months and every 12 months after that, and make a self-set financial contribution (see Financial Agreement)

Accept the invitation to the Enspiral Loomio group

Hold one non-financial share of Enspiral Foundation Ltd, representing collective ownership and decision-making stakeholding

Respond promptly to requests related to shareholder duties, such as signing required paperwork

Decide which contributors, members, and ventures are invited to join and asked to leave

Appoint directors of Enspiral Foundation Ltd and hold them accountable

Participate in Member decisions on Loomio

Opt-in every 6 months

Expected

Participate in online communications channels and collective decisions

Allocate funds in Cobudget

Contribute to the internal culture of support and generosity

Help build Enspiral in your own way

If you notice something that can be improved, work on it or talk to people about it

If you access an opportunity through Enspiral, set it up to contribute back to the network in some way

Learn about the social mission and uphold the values

Attend Members meetings and retreats

Choose to do your most important work within the network

Ensure that your personal success contributes back to the network in some way

Actively participate in the wider network, online and offline

Encouraged

Attend Enspiral retreats and events

Host events, share your knowledge and skills

Propose buckets in Cobudget, and work on other’s projects

Refer opportunities to Enspiral people and ventures

Respond to invitations to participate in network initiatives and contribute to setting the direction of the network

Do commercial work through ventures in the network to enhance your livelihood and that of others

Invite new Contributors

Support people to navigate their Enspiral journey

Create opportunities and offer support for others

Facilitate new Ventures joining, and serve as a Venture Steward

Serve as a director of the Enspiral Foundation

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