The Fossil Fuel Divestment movement is the largest divestment movement in history.

Since 2011, $5.3 trillion worth of investment capital has committed to some form of fossil fuel divestment. 

Activists from this team have a long history of encouraging individuals to move their money out of banks that support the fossil fuel industry, and were pivotal in getting local municipalities and colleges to divest. Our friends at DivestEd (part of the Stop the Money Pipeline coalition) support college divestment around the country.  Divestment efforts include:

Current Campaigns & Actions

  • Portland State University

Successful Divestment Campaigns

Are you interested in getting a divestment campaign started at your school? We have resources that can help you! Contact: taryn@350pdx.org for more information.

Go to the Defund / Divest Team page