Archive 2018 January

CONNECTING DOTS AND BUILDING CULTURE

An excerpt from Beyond Fundraising: What Does it Mean to Build a Culture of Philanthropy says in a culture of philanthropy “the community is intentionally engaged and participates as a partner with the organization.” #EmpowerRefugees is a GETCHARGEDUP initiative which trains refugee youth in solar design and installation along with the needed language and soft skills.  Our POWERtoEMPOWER…

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#THROWBACKTHURSDAY: DINER EN BLANC

Diner En Blanc is no new thing. In fact, its an eating party that happens worldwide. This party concept originated in Paris in 1988 and has since debuted in Montreal, New York, Singapore, and Brisbane. GETCHARGEDUP, philanthropist Amar Harrag, and a nice handful of supporters experienced this  concept at an undisclosed location last year March 25th…

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Looking back on Clean Energy: InsideClimateNews.org #READUP

Clean Energy Soared in the U.S. in 2017 Due to Economics, Policy and Technology President Trump rolled out the antiquated arguments about why clean energy was too expensive and a threat to the grid. But markets and policies mostly ignored him. By Erica Gies, InsideClimate News Jan 3, 2018 Renewables are already the…

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