A number of us have been saying for awhile that the gift circle is a great tool for the transition town movement. The question is how to get it to spread throughout the transition network….
There has been some progress. Its gotten attention in some transition town groups.
Transition San Francisco and Transition Harrisburg (Connecticut) have run a gift circle or two.
This last week Transition Mill Valley in Northern California ran one and is looking to make it a tool in their local economy transition. And here is a video of Kevin May of the Cultural Recyclists giving a talk about gift circles in relation to Transition Pittsburg.