Great Transition Stories is collaborating with a number of organizations and networks to explore the power of story as a leverage point for local, regional, and global transformation. Over a dozen collaborations are in active development.
Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE)
"The Business Alliance for Local Living Economies, or BALLE, is North America's fastest growing network of socially responsible businesses, comprised of over 80 community networks in 30 U.S. states and Canadian provinces representing over 22,000 independent business members across the U.S. and Canada."
Global Alliance for Transformational Entertainment (GATE)
"GATE is an evolving community of creative, business and technical professionals in entertainment, media, and the arts, who realize the vital and expanding role media and entertainment play in creating our lives, and who aspire to consciously transform those domains for the benefit of all."
Compassionate Action Network International
"United by a shared commitment to strategically engage our collective field of potential, we serve our purpose by providing opportunities for synergistic engagement among evolutionary leaders who are forging a movement for the conscious evolution of humanity."
The Happiness Initiative
Thriving and Resilient Communities Collaboratory
"The Thriving Resilient Communities Collaboratory is an action research network of organizations – including BayLocalize, Bioneers, Post Carbon Institute, Transition US, and more – that are exploring tipping-point strategies for scaling the community resilience movement in North America."
- Rob Hopkins, The Transition Handbook: From Oil Dependency to Local Resilience (2008)
- Rob Hopkins, The Transition Companion: Making Your Community More Resilient in Uncertain Times (2011)
Whidbey GeoDome Project
The Whidbey GeoDome project has created an immersive dome film called "Earth Portal." The dome and film are a core exhibit at the Seattle Center's Next Fifty exposition.
"The Whidbey GeoDome Project is an immersive educational catalyst using portable, leading-edge dome technology. Our goal is to facilitate a rapid expansion in worldview, enhance human creativity and imagination, and develop greater eco-systemic awareness."
The Whidbey Institute helps to grow thriving communities of all types, including businesses, nonprofit organizations, and local communities.