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The mission of the CUB Policy Center is to provide thoughtful, sophisticated policy resolutions and produce research that makes Oregon a national leader on energy efficiency policy, climate change solutions, renewable resource implementation and consumer awareness while providing educational opportunities to upcoming public interest professionals to share our knowledge and expand our capacities.


CUB is pleased to be partnering with Free Geek to present a series of free workshops at the City of Portland Fix-It Fairs, coming up in November 2016 and January & February 2017. Topics will include:

  • Low-cost internet plans in/around the Portland-metro area, and
  • The most recent federal Lifeline program update to include Broadband Internet Access System (BIAS).
  • CUB/Free Geek workshops will take place from 1pm-1:45pm. All Fix-It Fairs take place from 9:30am-2:30pm at various locations throughout Portland. Learn more at

    CUB Executive Director Bob Jenks and Development Associate Samuel Pastrick recently sat down with Monica at MetroEast Community Media to discuss the CUB Connects program and CUB’s work in general. Check it out!

    CUB is a proud member of

    Link to The Nonprofit Association of Oregon 2011 Oregon Business 100 Best Nonprofits Link to Oregon Conservation Network Link to Oregon Electric Vehicle Association