CCAN’s organizers work with young people throughout Maryland, D.C. and Virginia to support the up-and-coming generation of climate leaders. Students and young people are working tirelessly to confront climate change, fight for environmental justice, and bring clean energy to their campuses and communities. We help connect campus groups and student organizers with action opportunities, strategic support and trainings.

Learn how you can get involved to shift the power from fossil fuels to clean energy:

Divest from Fossil Fuels

It’s wrong to profit from wrecking the climate. And it’s wrong for our colleges to invest in the fossil fuel corporations that threaten to destroy our future. That’s the simple ethic that is driving a powerful campaign taking hold on campuses across our region and the country: fossil fuel divestment. Learn more>>

Maryland Student Climate Coalition

The Maryland Student Climate Coalition (MSCC) is a youth-led network that coordinates student engagement in statewide climate and clean energy campaigns while supporting local campus and community actions. Learn more>>

Virginia Student Environmental Coalition

The Virginia Student Environmental Coalition (VSEC), formed at Power Shift 2013, aims to unify city and campus communities across Virginia in their collective drive to improve the environment and create a network for advocacy, education and action. Learn more>>