"Awesome Justin. Very excited for another gift circle. I will be there and would be happy to help in anyway I can. Do you plan to create a facebook event? It seems to have helped spread the word in circles past.
"Yes! I am excited indeed. I will be heading East, and would like to carpool as well. I was planning to drive, but if I could hop in with someone who will be going early it would be wonderful. 412 606 3927! Thanks"
"It doesn't have to be vegetarian...most I attend are I think largely because of the high % of vegetarians in attendance. As for the blurb:
Come join us build friendships, community resilience, and economic self-sufficiency at the…"
"Elisa, I say let's go for it. If people would attend, a potluck at 6 would be great. Then we can start promptly at 7.. and 1.5-2 hours will be plenty of time to finish the circle. Then, if they wish, people can make further…"
"I agree Susan. I do feel that one beautiful thing about this concept is that it is a very open system and can be adopted by a group/community and made their own. For example, one form of the gift circle could be a longer, more…"
"Yes Elisa, I would love to facilitate the gift circle- Thank you for the opportunity. And perhaps someone (or many) in the group would like to learn how to facilitate events in the future, in which case I would love to guide them through the…"
"That's awesome to hear Elisa. I would definitely like to help out in any way I can bring the gift circle to Monroeville.
As "Phase 2" commences, I really see gift circles being introduced and implemented in numerous…"
"YES! I'm so happy this had become a group.
After seeing how gift circles can build friendships and build community over longer distances around Peaceburgh, I'd like to see individual communities take on the gift circle concept and see what…"
Pittsburgh Garden Experiment We'd call this the local food branch of Transition if it weren't for the legal ramifications. They're organically growing a network of gardeners and farmers to make local food systems a reality via classes & outreach. We see it as people coming together and realizing that they can SPREAD THE SKILLS…See More
We show free movies in your venue of choice (which may or may not be your living room). We are working on building up a library of relevant films, along with screening licenses, so that anyone associated with TransitionPGH (particularly our neighborhood-level groups) can use them!See More