Community Involvement


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November 29, 2016

PG&E Helps Blue Star Moms Send Holiday Cheer Across the Globe

Since 9/11, members of the Blue Star Moms of Central California have collected dry foods, socks, books and anything else that could possibly fit into a postal box to send to young men and women serving in the military who will be away from home on the holidays.This year they found a new ally in PG&E.

PG&E employees took turns painting, building and decorating a Snoopy-themed playhouse that will help raise money to build homes for families in need.
November 21, 2016

PG&E Employees build Playhouse for Christmas in the Park

For the third consecutive year, San Jose’s Christmas in the Park challenged PG&E to compete with other companies to see who could build the most creative playhouse as part of a Habitat for Humanity fundraiser.

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November 15, 2016

PG&E Linemen Hang Holiday Decorations in Downtown Chico

A long-running holiday season tradition took shape as PG&E linemen reached high to decorate lampposts in downtown Chico.

Teacher Joyce Dibble with Solar Suitcase club students Sean Lindholm, Brandon Parrish, Matt Grossman and Max Glenn.
November 7, 2016

Two Local Students will Help Deliver Solar Suitcases to Kenya

Matt Grossman and Max Glenn of Rio Americano High School in Sacramento will join four other PG&E Solar Suitcase program participants traveling to Kenya courtesy of PG&E. The students will deliver the portable power sources to communities in need.

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November 7, 2016

PG&E Teams with Golden State Warriors on Beautification Project for San Francisco Neighbors

Smiling from ear to ear, dozens of youngsters filled the basketball court at Irving M. Scott School for a moment that will likely leave a lasting impression. David West of the Golden State Warriors tipped off a youth basketball clinic on the recently renovated neighborhood basketball court, a project that came together with the help of PG&E.

November 4, 2016

San Bernardino County: PG&E Partners with Chemehuevi Tribe on School Beautification

New shade trees funded by PG&E will soon adorn the campus of Chemehuevi Valley Elementary School, a small school attended by children of the Chemehuevi Tribe on the California side of Lake Havasu.

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November 3, 2016

Students Going to Kenya, Part of PG&E Solar Suitcase Program

Amy Hua and Kyle Mondina will travel to Kenya in February with WE Charity to help deliver Solar Suitcases to communities in need. The trip, part of PG&E’s Solar Suitcase program, is part of a service-learning partnership with We Share Solar.

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November 1, 2016

Two Students Surprised with Kenya Trip to Deliver Solar Suitcases

In a surprise announcement at North High School in Bakersfield, two high school students learned they would be going to Kenya to deliver solar suitcases they helped build. PG&E will cover all expenses for the 12-day trip with the nonprofit WE Charity as part of its Solar Suitcase program.

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November 1, 2016

PG&E Announces Applications for At Least 170 Scholarships

Scholarship applications are now being accepted for college-bound high school as well as current college and continuing students.

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October 28, 2016

As Holidays Approach, PG&E Donates Replacement Truck to Nonprofit that Feeds the Needy

Last February, the executive director of a Concord nonprofit that provides 1 million meals a year to the needy was in disbelief as she realized the center’s pickup was nowhere to be found. PG&E had donated the truck, and the company stepped in to help once again.

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October 27, 2016

Diablo Canyon Fire Department ‘Fills the Boot’ During National Fire Prevention Week

Schoolchildren from throughout San Luis Obispo County got firsthand lessons on fire safety and the Alissa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation got a philanthropic boost recently as the 27th annual Central Coast Fire Chiefs’ Burn Relay raised about $13,000.

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October 10, 2016

PG&E Employee Volunteers Showcase ‘Power of Blue’ to Build Playhouses

Nonprofit groups and PG&E volunteers came together to build playhouses for the children of Travis Air Force Base airmen as part of a Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley program that raises money for the construction of Habitat houses while giving fun “homes” to kids.

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September 21, 2016

PG&E, Golden State Warriors Pack 5,000 Lunches for San Jose Students

On Tuesday, PG&E and the Golden State Warriors hosted a volunteer event at Sacred Heart Community Service in San Jose where 5,000 lunch bags were packed and later delivered for low-income students.

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September 16, 2016

PG&E Employees Team Up to Fight Hunger in South Bay

To help food pantries prepare for turkey dinners and stuffing during the holidays, PG&E employees from the South Bay recently donated their time to sort healthy goods that will be distributed to thousands of families.

September 12, 2016

PG&E Installs New Playground as Part of Community Pipeline Safety Initiative

Children in Soledad in Monterey County have a new playground, thanks in part to PG&E’s Community Pipeline Safety Initiative.

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