Weekly Wire RoundUp: Bank of America’s $560K in Grants, $7M+ in Gov Grants, Tesla Invites Californians, and more

By: Editorial Staff


Jul 10, 2022


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32 Non-profits from the Inland Empire and Desert Get $560K from Bank of America: Recently, Bank of America awarded grants totaling $560,000 to 32 NGOs throughout the Inland Empire and the desert to promote family and individual economic opportunities. This initial batch of funding from the bank focuses on basic requirements essential to establishing life-long stability, workforce development, and education to assist people in planning a route to employment and improved economic futures.

$7M Plus in Gov Grants for the City of Ontario, Huerta del Valley, and Chino Valley Chamber of Commerce Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) announced the 20th State Senate District budget on 30th June 2022 to benefit families and communities across the district. More than $7 Million have been granted to the City of Ontario, Huerta del Valle, and Chino valley chamber of commerce.

Paws 4 Success to Hold An Entrepreneur Workshop Series Paws4success is starting a Zero to Customer#1 entrepreneur workshop series from July 16, 2022, at Chino Hills, California. This workshop consists of six sessions designed for entrepreneurs to help them build and scale their businesses. Anyone can take admission to this workshop which costs only $149.99 for one seat and $249.99 for two seats.

Tesla Invites Californians to become part of the largest distributed battery in the world With the launch of its new virtual power plant in collaboration with Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Tesla recently invited Californians to enroll in the Virtual Power Plant and participate in the Emergency Load Reduction Program (ELRP). This initiative aims to help keep California’s energy reliable and clean.

The Moreno Valley City Council Approves over $29M in Construction Contracts

At its meeting on June 21, 2022, the Moreno Valley City Council overwhelmingly authorized over $29 million in construction contracts as a part of the continuing Pavement Rehabilitation Program. The agreement covers the project’s first phase, which is scheduled to start building in August 2022 and be finished in early 2023. This phase will completely repave arterial, collector, and local roadways across Moreno Valley, condensing five years’ worth of road construction into the first nine months’ worth of labor.

Electrify America Announces Groundbreaking of Solar Power Generation Project in San Bernardino With developer Terra-Gen, Electrify America has engaged in a 15-year virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) to construct the Electrify America Solar GlowTM 1 solar photovoltaic renewable energy-producing project in San Bernardino County, California.


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