Transition Charlottesville Albemarle’s Mission Statement:

We are a grassroots collaboration of citizens and organizations dedicated to creating more resilient and self-reliant communities in and around Charlottesville, Virginia.

Our mission is to promote our local community’s ability to respond and adapt to challenges and opportunities posed by an uncertain economic, environmental and energy future.

Our goal is to inspire and support individuals, organizations and communities working toward sustainable local systems of food, goods, energy, communication, and culture.

Our belief is that by tapping into the collective genius of our own citizens, we can create a society that is more abundant, more socially equitable, more environmentally friendly, and more spiritually connected.