Action Groups: student-led projects, actions, and campaigns for change!

Action Group FAQs

What is a PGPIRG Action Group?

A student-led collective joined temporarily for the purpose of achieving a particular task, purpose, or program. PGPIRG supports Action Groups in whatever capacity best suits their purpose. 

Who can start/participate in an Action Group?

Any PGPIRG Society member may start or participate in an Action Group. As a student-funded society, PGPIRG's membership includes ALL students at UNBC (Prince George campus only).  


Non-students are welcome to join the PGPIRG Society by paying the community membership fee. Contact to learn more!

How do I start an Action Group?

Come visit the PGPIRG office at Room 6-342 above the Canfor Theatre! Our Executive Director will be happy to discuss your ideas and provide an Action Group Proposal form. 

  • Sustainable Learning & Rooftop Gardens
  • (Co-sponsor) University Farmers' Market
  • Eco Fashion Show
  • Alternative Resource Library
  • Central Perc Fair Trade Coffee
  • Amnesty International
  • Borrow-A-Mug*
  • Sustainable Discussion Group
  • Pipe Up PG
  • Reciprocity Shelf*
  • Film Nights
  • Subversive Knitting
  • Compost Program
*Still here today as independent initiatives!

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

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