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Raleigh, NC

A group of people are working to start a Resilience Circle in the Raleigh area. Contact Lorna Nelson (lorna.marie.nelson@gmail.com) to get involved! Lorna is hoping to hear from people interested in starting or joining a Circle.

Manchester, NH

The Manchester Resilience Circle meets at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 669 Union Street, Manchester, New Hampshire. Contact Woullard for the date of the next meeting. Contact: Woullard Lett, woullard.lett@gmail.com

Concord, NH

The Concord Resilience Circle (aka Common Security Club) deepens community, builds economic literacy, taps resilience, fosters creative resource sharing and connects people to a hopeful path forward. Isn’t that something you could use? Please RSVP to Olivia olivia.zink@gmail.com or 661-8621 or sign up by clicking here. We are meeting on the first and third Monday’s from […]

Morristown, NJ

The Common Security Circle of Morristown, NJ is based at: Morristown Unitarian Fellowship 21 Normandy Heights Road https://muuf.org Co-sponsored by Seeds of Peace and Network of Spiritual Progressives For more information contact Pat de la Fuente, karasr@optonline.net.  

Brooklyn, New York City, NY

A group of people is considering starting a Resilience Circle in Queens, NY. Contact Sarah Byrnes to be connected to them and help get the circle going. No organizing or leadership experience required! Sarah’s contact info is sarah@localcircles.org or 617.477.8630 x307.

Youngstown, OH

The Youngstown Resilience Circle began meeting in the fall of 2011 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Youngstown, OH. All are welcome! To get involved, contact: Maria Barefoot (barefoot.maria@gmail.com), Wendy Pfrenger (pfrengers@yahoo.com), or Audra Carlson (wocnozama@yahoo.com) “Our group uses shared leadership and each week we had a new facilitator.  For our first 7 meetings we did use […]

Broadwell Hill, OH

We have been having great fun in the Broadwell Hill Neighborhood in ways that reflect Transition Towns and Resilience Circle models while letting it unfold in ways suited to our unique, very rural, psychosocial/cultural situation. We are coming up on the 1 year anniversary of our monthly neighborhood potlucks, have a neighborhood email group, share resources, utilize an equal exchange […]

Columbus, OH

A church in Columbus Ohio brings people together every Sunday to help them get through crises of health care, job loss, housing and financial struggles that resulted from the economic crisis. Every couple of months they organize a community fair with extensive offers of help and expert advice on issues ranging from unemployment to health […]

Portland, OR

For information about new Circles in Portland, contact Henry Amick at henry@henryamick.com. Over the past few years, the First Unitarian Church of Portland has helped start about a dozen Resilience Circles. Two of them were comprised almost entirely of unemployed people who met to support one another, advocate for benefits and share skills.  One met for five […]

Arlington, VA

A group of people is considering starting a Resilience Circle in Arlington, VA. Contact Sarah Byrnes to be connected to them and help get the circle going. No organizing or leadership experience required! Sarah’s contact info is sarah@localcircles.org or 617.477.8630 x307.