10 Stories of Transition in the US

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Throughout 2018, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Transition Movement here in the United States, we published 10 inspiring stories chronicling the formation, challenges, and success of diverse and resilient Transition projects from all over the US, in the hope that they will inspire you to take similar actions in your local community.

Now, this one-of-a-kind, 80-page collection, beautifully designed by Lisa Berry of Wish Media, is available for download by donation and to purchase in print. Please click on the links below to reserve your copy today or email don@transitionus.org for a bulk rate!

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Don and Steve

p.4: About Transition US

p.5: Acknowledgements

p.6: Introduction by Transition US Co-Director, Don Hall

p.14: Transition Sarasota's Suncoast Gleaning Project

p.20: The Spread of Repair Cafes

p.24: Transition Twin Cities' Grove of Life

p.28: The Evolution of Transition Town Media

p.33: Woodstock NY Transition's Working Group Support

p.39: Local 20/20's Local Investing Opportunties Network

p.45: Transition Milwaukee and the Victory Garden Initiative

p.52: Building Community with Transition Streets

p.61: Transition Fidalgo & Friends' Vision 2030

p.67: Justice and Diversity in Transition

p.72: About the Authors

p.73: Get Involved

We Want Your Stories!


Our first book has already been printed, but we'd still like to share about all the amazing things you are doing locally by posting your stories to our website and sharing them through our e-newsletter and social media channels. Help inspire and educate thousands of people all over the US and around the world by writing and emailing your story (with images and/or video!) to don@transitionus.org.

And who knows, we may decide to do a Part II in the future!

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