We believe smartphones are useful tools and so is social media when used intentionally. However, social media is designed to be addictive and distracts many people from being their best selves. The purpose of Be Free is to inspire people to focus on the people and things that matter in their life.
Pursue your passions, IRL friendships, and what makes you happy
1 week no social media. Challenge your friends and support each other! No apps with discovery, streaks, followers, broadcasting/content from strangers.
Like your personal tech trainer. Daily text or email to guide you through the challenge. Includes resources to learn about issues and step-by-step guide to be ready for the future.
At the end of the week, reflect on how it felt being free of social media. Use the tools from Step 2 to confidently create a plan for using technology (including social media) intentionally.
Share your commitment to making the world a better place by taking the pledge.See the pledge
The best collection of original content, references, the latest news, and expert opinions.www.village.com/tech-savvy
A moderated forum to connect with people outside the blackhole of Facebook & Instagram.https://your.village.com
A tool to message and share posts. Only with people you know on Village Social or via text and email.
Perfect for kids with built-in parental controls and safety features such as blocking explicit images.