Economic and Community Vitality

To create safe and vibrant neighborhoods for our customers and employees, PG&E’s economic and community vitality programs help communities prepare for and recover from natural disasters, create career training opportunities, support local businesses and provide energy assistance for low-income families.

Strengthening Disaster Preparedness for Our Most Vulnerable Communities

PG&E partners with the American Red Cross to provide safety training and direct resources to underserved communities before and after natural disasters.

Ready Neighborhoods

Boosting Youth Employment While Supporting Small Business Customers

PG&E and the Boys & Girls Clubs’ Summer Jobs Program has provided nearly 1,000 youth with career training and placed more than 250 students in part-time jobs in their local communities since 2012.

Summer Jobs for Youth

Help Paying Energy Bills When Families Need It Most

PG&E’s Relief for Energy Assistance through Community Help (REACH) program provides one-time emergency financial assistance to pay for uninterrupted energy service for customers facing financial hardship. Learn more how the REACH program helps thousands of families a year to keep the lights on.

REACH

Helping Create Jobs and Opportunity throughout California

Through our Economic Vitality Grant Program, PG&E invests $250,000 a year in local programs supporting workforce development and job creation.

Economic Vitality Grants

  • Carbon Calculator
  • PG&E's Sustainability Journey
  • Employee Volunteers