Rockbridge Conservation seeks a Project Facilitator for a quarter-timme one-year position to launch the pilot…
RACC 2021-22 Speaker Series “Conservation Today” Jan 19, 2022
“Solar Solutions for Habitat for Humanity Homes, Low-Income Households, and Non-Profits” presented by Jeff Heie
GiveSolar offers solar solutions for nonprofit organizations and low-income households, providing electricity from the sun while reducing overhead costs and energy poverty by eliminating a large portion of electricity bills. According to their website at http://give.solar “(w)e harness the community’s power to bring about positive change through crowdfunding and solar barn raisings.” Jeff will be discussing this program and plans for expansion throughout the state.
This month’s presentation is by Jeff Heie, founder of Give Solar, a program providing solar power installations on Habitat for Humanity houses in Harrisonburg and other communities in Virginia. Jeff has been involved in advocating for clean energy since 2000. He has twenty years of skills and experience in advocacy, community organizing, networking, fundraising, and solar installing.