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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Give & Get a chance to win a Barbados Getaway

I am sure you are getting notes from so many worthy organizations this #GivingTuesday for so many worthy causes. The most vulnerable of us still have urgent financial needs and in some cases those needs are growing. I feel honored to have chosen a path that makes me think daily of ways to help and to empower. When…

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#EMERGENCYPOWER: Solutions

It’s time to RISE to the occasion and help bring sun SHINE to our fellow citizens. More than 3 million Americans are still without power. But we all have the power to help! GETCHARGEDUP is building mobile solar solutions to Empower Puerto Rico! Check out this CBS live news segment with Faisal El Azzouzi and learn more…

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Puerto Rico Sunshine–Join the TEAM!!!

Our individual team members have combined digital forces to create this awesome fundraising team. Together we will raise more money for Puerto Rico #EmergencyPower than we ever could alone! GETCHARGEDUP is urgently working on a key pilot project to provide four deployable solar energy solutions to Guardian Angles Search and Rescue – MDC501(c)(3) [GASAR], an…

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Sunshine after the Storm

Dear friends, As we observe multiple major natural disasters within a month, and stand in awe in front of the damage and loss of life caused by hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, we begin to experience the immediate realities of climate change. The flooded streets of Houston, the wind-ravaged homes of south Florida,…

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Building a Solar Trailer

More than 3 million Americans are still without power. But we all have the power to help! GETCHARGEDUP is building mobile solar to Empower Puerto Rico! GETCHARGEDUP pilots an initial fleet of solar and battery generators to power “popup” hospitals in Puerto Rico that can treat roughly 600 patients per day. SAN DIEGO (PRWEB) OCTOBER…

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