VbE is seen to have a positive impact on families and communities. VbE emphasises the centrality of all people in society. Learning about values creates a culture of altruism, compassion and justice, which offers an alternative to one based on money and profit.
The chart below shows the opportunity for social transformation when the centre of economic activity switches from money to people. VbE helps to develop the personal and relational capacities that are needed to create this successful transformation.