GRID Alternatives’ is working toward a successful transition to clean, renewable energy that includes everyone. Their mission is to make renewable energy technology and job training accessible to under-served communities. GRID Alternatives is a national leader in making clean, affordable solar power and solar jobs accessible to low-income communities and communities of color, including a national tribal program and international programs serving Nicaragua, Nepal, and Mexico.
GRID Alternatives Greater Los Angeles leads teams of volunteers and job trainees to install solar electric systems for low-income families in Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura Counties, providing families with needed savings and giving area workers hands-on experience to help them find employment in the green-tech economy.
The special collection is taken on the second Sunday of each month, but you can support Grid Alternatives by donating until the last Sunday of the month and marking your check with “special collection”. Mail your check to UUCLB, 5450 E. Atherton Street, Long Beach, CA 90808
To donate via text, download the Tithe.ly app to your phone and type in “Special Collection” (example: 20 Special Collection). Or, if using the Tithe.ly app, select “Special Collection“ from the list.
For online giving go to https://tithe.ly -OR- download the Tithe.ly app to your phone