GRID’s Communications Specialist, Maisha Kudumu, spent the day with our latest Women’s Build crew and learned about their motivation and hopes for a solar future
Erica needed employment and wanted to do something positive in her community -- for her, solar was the answer.
It is no surprise that the Diggs family are on the forefront of their neighborhood’s transition to solar
For Daniel, GRID represented a missing piece in his solar education.
“As an immigrant and a woman, I’ve always been fighting for human rights and social justice.”
Anthony Crosson loves 'making things work' -- “Putting things together, then turning them on knowing it’ll stay there for years to come. It feels good to know I did that.”
Last month, over a dozen trainees got hands-on experience installing no-cost solar for a family in southeast San Diego as part of the NAACP’s Solar Equity Initiative.
As Jarell approached his 18th birthday, his hometown of Passaic, New Jersey began to get smaller and smaller. He became acutely aware he had never really traveled. Sure he’d been up and down the East Coast, but had never traveled outside of the country. The Navy was his chance to travel abroad and get a taste of life elsewhere.
Chris and Bernie Waters have lived in their San Diego home, which they bought from Chris’s parents, for many years. Home ownership is important to the Waters family because, as Bernie puts it, “Rent is just throwing money away.”
The Broadway Heights neighborhood in San Diego now has 105 GRID Alternatives clients. Chevelle Tate of Senator Toni Atkins' office stopped by for this momentous installation.