Category Archives: Community Local Businesses

Denise Shardlow Designs – Elkins Park

In my work with Transition Philadelphia, I have, increasingly, become aware of activities and businesses that are aligned with building local community resilience.  The energy toward this is, necessarily, strong and positive and widespread. One clear consequence of my participation … Continue reading

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Direct Congress | Governance By The People

Cory Suter, a member of Transition Philadelphia and founder of BioNeighbors, has dreamt up a new project: Direct Congress. Direct Congress is the next evolution of human achievement in good governance, where We the People can direct our Congress by … Continue reading

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The Stitching Room – Elkins Park

I am knitting a pair of socks… and I’m highlighting The Stitching Room as a local business relevant to Transition Philadelphia.   The Stitching Room is in the center of Elkins Park and is owned by Lisa Stockebrand, also from … Continue reading

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