Central Valley

GRID Alternatives Central Valley leads teams of volunteers and job trainees in installing solar electric systems for low-income families living in San Joaquin County to the north through Kern County in the south, providing families with needed savings and giving workers hands-on experience to help them find jobs in the green-tech economy. Be a part of the clean energy transition- become a client, volunteer or make a donation today!
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GRID Central Valley

4140 N. Brawley Avenue, Ste. 108
Fresno, CA  93722

General inquiries
infofresno@gridalternatives.org / 559.261.4743

Individual volunteering
volunteerfresno@gridalternatives.org / 559.490.2368

 

Volunteer with GRID Alternatives - Central Valley (video) 

 

Donations and corporate sponsorships
tesqueda@gridalternatives.org / 559.490.2395

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algonzalez@gridalternatives.org / 559.490.2410

 

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Imagine wanting a solar energy system for your home but finding the expense out of your reach. Lupe Flores found herself in such a predicament. Lupe is in her sixties, on a tight budget, living with a disability, providing for her grandson, and paying a mortgage.

Family Connections

Twin brothers Mario and Jesus “Jesse” Venegas heard about GRID Alternatives Installation Basics Training (IBT 200) program in the Central Valley from their cousin.

Taking Steps Toward a Better Future

Juan struggled to acquire a full-time job. He would often find himself jumping from one part-time job to another and stated, “I could never get paid more than minimum wage in any job I had before, but since graduating from GRID Alternatives IBT-200 solar training in 2021, he has had four or five interviews with solar companies, and they all offered better pay.”