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I was twenty-five years old when I started working for Transition US almost four years ago, and since then one of my strong desires has been to engage more young people in our movement. I’ve seen the...

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Transition US is now accepting applications for our 2017 Internship Program. We have a number of positions available for class credit, and many great projects that will benefit from fresh input.

In The News

David Templeton, Sonoma Index-Tribune on August 04, 2016

Marie Goodwin, Personal Mycology on March 19, 2016

Jeanette Origel & Sarah Byrnes, Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition on May 05, 2015

Joe Piasecki, The Argonaut on December 03, 2014

Press & Media

Transition US is a nonprofit organization that provides inspiration, support, training, and networking for Transition Initiatives across the United States. We are working in close partnership with the Transition Network, a UK based organization that supports the international Transition Movement as a whole.  If you are a member of the press we would welcome the opportunity to arrange an interview with a member of the Transition US team.

Featured Blogger

Joanne Poyourow is an author, an educator, a gardener, and a community builder. Joanne brought the ideas of the international Transition Movement to Los Angeles.  She is one of the founding members of the Transition Los Angeles city hub which is preparing local communities for the changes coming with global warming, peak oil, and economic contraction.

 

Transition Los Angeles supports action groups in many local communities within the greater Los Angeles area. It is perhaps the largest metropolitan area in the world that is working with Transition ideas.

Transition Culture

Last Saturday I went to the great Caring Town Fair, organised by Caring Town Totnes, a great initiative that has emerged from Transition Town Totnes exercising their ‘power to convene’.  Caring Town describes itself thus: “we’re a network of public, voluntary and private organisations who care...

Resilience.org

Lifelong friendships often start with a simple conversation with a stranger. BenchesCollective, a grassroots community organization, wants to spark those conversations by inspiring and teaching people how to create outdoor living rooms.

Transition Voice

Graphic: Lindsay Curren. In the echo-sphere of political punditry consensus forms rapidly, gels, and then, in short order…calcifies. The me-tooism infecting the chattering class reveals all too well how little original thought — and even less deep — drives the conversation. We saw this in the...