Roll up your sleeves with GRID!

Solarthon is GRID Alternatives' flagship community installation event, a fundraiser and solar block party that brings together people from all walks of life - individual fundraisers, corporate sponsors, job trainees, community leaders and the homeowners themselves - to install multiple solar PV systems in one community.

Get on a roof at Solarthon

Sponsoring Solarthon directly helps GRID Alternatives continue to bring clean, affordable energy and hands-on solar installation experience to families and workers that need it most. Participants get hands-on experience installing solar for local families, network with other solar enthusiasts and solar installion companies, and have fun while making a difference in their community. For corporate sponsors, the event is an opportunity to demonstrate their commitment to environmental and community sustainability. 2016 Solarthon events include:

North Valley, CA (Sacramento) - May 21

Central Valley, CA (location TBD) - October 22

For information on sponsoring or fundraising for Solarthon near you, click on your region below. To sponsor Solarthon in multiple regions, contact Maura McKnight.

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