Welcome to Plowshare – Working for Peace & Justice
Plowshare is a non-profit organization in Roanoke working to educate and collaborate for peace and justice for all beings. You are invited to come to a peace vigil, a death penalty vigil, a climate change vigil, a lobbying visit, a demonstration, a workshop, a program or the many other opportunities we offer. You are invited to participate on our committees. (See the page “How to Get involved in Plowshare” or click on How to Get Involved in Plowshare).
Please check the Committees and Coordinators page to see a page for each of our ten committees and coordinators or click on Committees and Coordinators. Please check the Plowshare Events page for our major events of the year or click on Plowshare Events. Please check photos below of our many projects and events!
Silent peace vigil – every third Saturday of the month
Death Penalty vigil
Demonstration at Senator Warner’s Roanoke office
Carpooling to inaugural protests in Washington DC
Marching in annual Thanksgiving parade
Distributing alternative newspapers
Working to get “Democracy Now!” on WVTF-FM
Outreach at festivals
Supporting Pastors for Peace