News from the Field
Oneida Branch is known to her community as "Mother Branch", where for decades she has run an informal community food bank from her home.
Three years ago, Steven lost his eyesight and soon after lost his career. GRID Alternatives worked with Steven to install a solar electric system for his home, helping him keep his expenses manageable while living on a part-time income and disability assistance.
Lawrence Jackson worked with GRID Alternatives to install solar panels on his home, not just to lower his bills but also "to help the environment - I want to be be part of the solution, not part of the problem."
Donna Levey was a foster mother until she adopted Dolan and Dylan, two special-needs children whose medical conditions require at least three loads of laundry every day, seven days a week.