Supporting Our Community | Sonoma Clean Power

Supporting our community

Sonoma Clean Power is dedicated to strengthening our communities. As a not-for-profit public agency, we invest our resources in the countless organizations, groups, and individuals who help make the cities and counties we serve healthier, safer, and more equitable places to live. Guided by our Mission, we support our communities by contributing financial sponsorships and our time and expertise.

Community Support Guidelines

Support may include financial sponsorships, in-kind donations, volunteerism, speaking engagements, memberships, and serving on boards or committees that align with our agency’s Mission.

SCP can support efforts made by our customers in the following categories:

  • Greenhouse gas reductions and climate solutions
  • Local schools and education, including foundations and initiatives with an emphasis on trades and STEM
  • Basic needs, including food, housing, family support services, community resilience, etc., excluding medical-related services
  • Key community events in each jurisdiction of our service territory
  • Partnerships with our service territory’s business community, including our region’s key industries and economic drivers

SCP does not sponsor religious events or programs, political parties, ballot measures, or organizations whose primary services or products are in opposition to SCP’s Mission.

Download Community Support Guidelines

Requesting support from SCP

To submit a request for support, please fill out the form. Requests will be considered throughout the year. However, most requests for financial support are considered each January for implementation in the following fiscal year (7/1 - 6/30).

We will evaluate each request carefully based on available budget, our support categories (listed above), and the effort’s intended impact. Please allow up to 30 days for a response.

Request for Support Form

Ways we support our community


SCP's 5 categories of support.

Greenhouse gas reductions & climate solutions

SCP sponsored two mobile solar generators for the Fort Ross and Two Rock Fire Departments to power emergency equipment.

Local schools and education

SCP's COO serves on the board of the Made in Santa Rosa Education Foundation which supports K-8 Santa Rosa City Schools.

Supporting basic needs

SCP volunteers and raises donations for Redwood Empire Food Bank which provides relief to people with food insecurity.

Partnering with the business community

SCP supports the West Center which offers essential training and resources to existing and aspiring local businesses.

Sponsoring key community events

SCP sponsored the Mendocino Coast Botanical Garden's Annual Festival of Lights which brings magic to the holiday season.