“I think there are a lot of people in my community who would like this program. This opportunity does not come every day – it all depends on funding,” says Steven Chung, a happily married retiree in the Eastside community of Riverside.
On 6th December 2022, GRID Alternatives Inland Empire held our annual Sunshine Awards - this year also including the Clean Tech Training Center (CTTC) Celebration - to honor individuals and organizations who are advancing work that aligns with GRID’s mission.
GRID Alternatives Inland Empire (GRID IE) is answering the call to train the workforce for our growing clean energy economy. We’re building the Clean Tech Training Center (CTTC) at our Riverside facility!
GRID Alternatives Inland Empire holds our annual Sunshine Awards to honor individuals and organizations who are advancing work that aligns with GRID’s mission and values to transform the lives of residents and communities, by providing access to clean renewable solar energy and hands-on job training.
After my internship at GRID in April 2021, I sought a deeper perspective of GRID’s operations. Here’s my reflection as an Outreach Fellow in the 2021 SolarCorps cohort, where I’ve determined three important factors that people may not know about SolarCorps.
In a world deeply impacted by the effects of climate change, GRID’s SolarCorps Fellowship program provides an 11-month, frontline experience in the climate action movement. We interviewed Erik Rodriguez Cerda, now a full-time member of GRID staff, about his time in the recent 2021 SolarCorps cohort, and identified three valuable questions to ask yourself if you are considering a fellowship with GRID.