Why Solar Richmond

Our Mission

Why Solar Richmond

Solar Richmond's mission is to catalyze transformative change that deepens the connection between people, place, and planet. We work to foster healthier, safer and more sustainable communities, breaking down barriers of race and class as we participate in the green economy.

As a social enterprise we accomplish our mission by offering solar training, staffing services leading to employment, and ownership opportunities. Solar Richmond serves as a solar and green-jobs advocate, working to promote inclusive economic development in Richmond and the Bay Area.

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Solar Richmond gives rooftop owners and solar companies the opportunity to go solar in a socially responsible way that creates jobs for underemployed local residents.

Businesses, nonprofits, and homeowners
can leverage their consumer power to support the green-collar jobs movement by working with solar companies that partner with Solar Richmond (SR) to create opportunities for SR graduates.

To find out more about the companies we work with and how you can create jobs for a SR graduate on your installation crew:

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