The Cabell Brand Center for Global Poverty and Resource Sustainability Studies
Founded in 1987
The center will strive to eliminate global poverty and attain world peace by enhancing the quality of human life through excellence in research and education, technological innovation, and more widespread economic productivity. The center will focus especially on the sustainability of water resources and renewable energy at the local level.
It's official - we are a Virginia Energy Sense partner!
(Click on their logo to find out more info. )
Upcoming Events and Programs
The Climate Reality Project presentation on March 14th @ 6:30pm.
Join the Cabell Brand Center's, Program and Outreach Director, Angela Conroy.
Location: The Unitarian Universalist Church of Roanoke, 2015 Grandin Road at Brandon (across from Patrick Henry High School) It is free and open to the public.
Sustainable Transportation Summit
When: Thursday, March 27, 2014
Where: Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine in Roanoke, Virginia
(Registration is currently open)
2014 Cabell Brand Award Scholarship Contest
“In the spirit of scholarly inquiry and the public good, we want to extend this opportunity to as many college students as possible.” -Brand
If Not Me, Then Who? How you can help with Poverty, Economic Opportunity, Education, Healthcare, Environment, Racial Justice, and Peace Issues in America
The Cabell Brand Center owns this book which gives examples on how to think globally and act locally. With the proceeds from this book the center has created scholarship and fellowship opportunities to promote volunteerism and public service.