Bright Choice rates now 3% below PG&E

We've increased the discount for Bright Choice, lowered the premium for Renewable 100, and have a lot more exciting budget news.

Learn more about EBCE's 2022-2023 budget

Community Sponsorships

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East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) is dedicated to reinvesting in our communities through a series of ongoing financial sponsorships and grants to local programs. Check out wonderful programs that we’re excited to support below.

Want To Have Your Organization Sponsored?

Community Sponsorships are awarded three times per year. The maximum award amount is $2,500 per organization per award round, and EBCE funds approximately 12 recipients per round. The application for the next round of sponsorship will close on March 31 with awards issued by April 30.

Apply Here

Bill Credit Donation

Are you hosting a fundraising event that benefits people in EBCE’s service area? EBCE wants to contribute by providing a $50 credit on your PG&E bill that can be used as a door prize or auction item. Contact Juan at for more information.

Previous Community Sponsorships

Recipient Category City Year
Bloc Love Foundation Social Services Oakland 2022
Open Heart Kitchen Social Services Livermore 2022
Tracy Interfaith Ministries Social Services Tracy 2022
Fremont Football and Cheer League Sports Fremont 2022
Friends of Lincoln Square Park Miscellaneous Oakland 2022
Berkeley Food Pantry Social Services Berkeley 2022
San Leandro 2050 Environmental San Leandro 2022
San Leandro Church of Christ/Lewis Avenue Resilience Hub Resilience San Leandro 2022
Oakland Genesis Sports Oakland 2022
Collective Resilience Resilience Berkeley 2022
East Bay United - Bay Oaks Soccer Club Sports Oakland 2022
Oaktown Jazz Workshops Music Oakland 2022
Dykes With Drills/Social Good Fund Miscellaneous Oakland 2022
Oakland Soccer Club Sports Oakland 2022
Waterside Workshops Miscellaneous Berkeley 2022
Goodness Village Miscellaneous Livermore 2022
Quest Science Center STEM Livermore 2022
Chabot-Las Positas Community College District Miscellaneous Pleasanton 2022
Dublin United Soccer League Sports Dublin 2022
System Overload Robotics STEM Livermore 2022
Spurs FC Sports Berkeley 2022
Ohlone Humane Society Wildlife Rehab Center Miscellaneous Newark 2022
Chavez Park Conservancy Miscellaneous
Berkeley 2022
Davis Street Community Center Miscellaneous
San Leandro 2022
Tracy Community Concert Band & Jazz Ensemble Music Tracy 2022
Berkeley Food Network Food Berkeley 2022
San Leandro Boys & Girls Club Miscellaneous San Leandro 2022
Olive Hyde Art Guild (OHAG) Art Fremont 2021
El Timpano Miscellaneous Oakland 2021
Open Heart Kitchen Food Livermore 2021
Berkeley Food Pantry Food Berkeley 2021
Together Well Health Oakland 2021
Kids Bike Lane Miscellaneous Livermore 2021
West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project Environment Oakland 2021
Running for a Better Oakland Sports Oakland 2021
Grateful Gatherings Housing Oakland 2021
Goodness Village Miscellaneous Livermore 2021
Valley Humane Society Miscellaneous Pleasanton 2021
Fertile Ground Work Environment Livermore 2021
Ecology Center Environment Berkeley 2021
Sunflower Hill Education Pleasanton 2021
Roots of Success Environmental Literacy and Work Readiness Program Education Berkeley 2021
We Love Pi STEM Fremont 2021
CVISL (Castro Valley Independent Sports League)
Castro Valley 2021
Local Ecology and Agriculture Fremont (LEAF) Food Fremont 2021
Hively Miscellaneous Pleasanton 2021
Housing Consortium of the East Bay Miscellaneous Oakland 2021
Hayward Chamber of Commerce Miscellaneous Hayward 2021
Community Kitchens Food Oakland 2021
We Love Pi STEM Fremont 2020
Valley Humane Society Miscellaneous Livermore 2020
Quest Science Center STEM Livermore 2020
The Peoples Conservatory Miscellaneous Oakland 2020
Food Shift Food Oakland 2020
Albany School Care STEM Albany 2020
Dublin Partners in Education STEM Dublin 2020
Hayward Education Foundation STEM Hayward 2020
Livermore Valley Education Foundation STEM Livermore 2020
Oakland Public Education Fund STEM Oakland 2020
Friends of Sausal Creek Miscellaneous Oakland 2020
Berkeley Symphony Music Berkeley 2020
Oakland Strokes Rowing Club Athletics Oakland 2020
Livermore Area Recreation and Park District Foundation Miscellaneous Livermore 2020
Community Resources for Science STEM Berkeley 2020
Altamont Crew Baseball Club Athletics Livermore 2020
Children’s Health Guild Miscellaneous Lafayette 2020
Girls on the Run Athletics San Francisco 2020
Irvington Loop Miscellaneous Fremont 2020
My Yute Soccer Athletics Oakland 2020
Oakland Jazz Workshop Music Oakland 2020
Piedmont Makers STEM Piedmont 2020
Waterside Workshops Miscellaneous Berkeley 2020
Berkeley Symphony’s Music in the Schools Music Berkeley 2019
Ecology Center Miscellaneous Berkeley 2019
Leadership East Bay Miscellaneous Berkeley 2019
Tri-City Health Center Miscellaneous Fremont 2019
Valley Children’s Museum STEM Dublin 2019
Fremont Newark Little League Girls Softball Athletics Fremont, Newark 2019
Albany Athletics Athletics Albany 2019
Adult Bocce League Athletics Dublin 2019
Mt. Eden Little League Athletics Hayward 2019
Livermore Little League Athletics Livermore 2019
Ashland Little League Athletics Ashland 2019
Albany Berkeley Girls Softball Athletics Albany 2019
Albany Little League Athletics Albany 2019
Albany-Berkeley Soccer Club Athletics Albany, Berkeley 2019
East Bay Oaks Girls Baseball Athletics Oakland 2019
San Leandro Girls Softball Athletics Oakland 2019
Oakland Midnight Basketball League Athletics Oakland 2019
Allendale Elementary School Creation Station STEM Oakland 2019
Dublin Partners in Education STEM Dublin 2019
Girls Garage STEM Berkeley 2019
Solar Spring Break at UC Berkeley STEM Berkeley 2019
Hayward Municipal Band Music Hayward 2019
Hip Hop for Change Inc Music Oakland 2019
Oakland Civic Orchestra Music Oakland 2019
Friends of Sausal Creek Miscellaneous Oakland 2019
Camp Common Ground, Inc Miscellaneous Oakland 2019