Trapdoor Social: Creating Alternative Rock for Alternative Energy

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Everybody Solar has had the pleasure and luck to have an outstanding partner and inspirer to help bring a free solar energy system to Homeboy Industries – the L.A. based non-profit which helps former gang-involved men and women receive job training.  Partnerships in the non-profit world are not uncommon, though what is uncommon is that our partner isn’t another…

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Solar and Rock and Roll, Building a Brighter Future

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Youness Scally of Everybody Solar and Skylar Funk of alternative-rock and alternative-energy-championing band Trapdoor Social join Talk Solar radio host Beth Bond to discuss their joint project that brings solar energy to one of Los Angeles’ most inspiring non-profits, Homeboy Industries. Listen to the podcast

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WeCare: An Easy Way to Support Our Projects

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Solar energy, the fastest growing U.S. energy source, now employs more people in the U.S. than the steel industry and is starting a transformation of our country’s energy landscape in such a profound way that some are calling it a solar revolution.  The growth of solar is driven largely by falling prices for solar panels…

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Help Indie Rockers Buy Solar Panels for a Cool L.A. Nonprofit

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Homeboy Industries is pretty cool — and not just in name. Founded by Jesuit priest “Father G,” the L.A. nonprofit has been helping people escape gangs for 25 years through tattoo removal, job training, rehab, and more. The nonprofit even helps former gang members start on a career in solar panel installation. “[T]he non-profit has an…

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Donor Update: Everybody Solar’s Tax-Exempt Status

We are happy to announce that we have recently received a letter from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) confirming our tax-exempt status under IRC 501(c)(3). Look us up on the IRS’ non-profit search under our organization’s EIN: 45-1591893.  We are now officially a 501(c)(3) nonprofit!  What this means for our donors is that past and future donations to…

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