The BIG Sale

Funds from this 13th annual event sponsored by ACT, University Housing, ASU Physical Plant, and Sustain Appalachian will benefit Avery County Habitat for Humanity, FARM Cafe, and the Farm Incubator Grower's project (FIG) at Maverick Farms by providing mini-grants to improve the energy efficiency of their facilities and operations. Proceeds will also support an international service-learning scholarship for ASU students.           


At last year's BIG Sale, a jaw-dropping $21,062.38 was raised to benefit:

Proceeds also supported an international service-learning scholarship for ASU studentsIt was an incredible day spent with incredible people in an incredible place. Thank you to all who volunteered, donated, and shopped!

 Here is an update on how the Hospitality House used their BIG Sale grant: to install solar panels!

A green program from start to finish, coordinated by our very own Mountaineers!



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Items for The BIG Sale are collected at the end of the preceding spring semester as part of Don't Throw it Away.

Proceeds of the sale benefit local nonprofit energy efficiency initiatives and International service-learning opportunities for ASU students.