Transition Mankato is a grassroots organization founded in 2013 and focused on building community resilience and sustainability in the face of the challenges brought about by energy depletion, climate change, and economic instability.
Transition Mankato seeks to raise awareness, involvement and empowerment of the larger community in actions to increase community resilience, reduce carbon emissions, and strengthen the local economy. Activities the group has undertaken include:
- Hosting movie nights
- Hosting a community conversation
- A reskilling festival
- Hosting a recycling group and touring a local recycling facility
- A solar energy workshop
- Participation in a local Sustainability expo
To learn more about this group, see their website at Transition Mankato.