SELECTION CRITERIA

Types of projects supported include:

  • Solar energy
  • Water conservation and protection
  • Air quality protection and improvement
  • Waste reduction and management
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Environmental stewardship
  • Promotion of careers in sustainability
  • Sustainability education
  • Energy-efficiency upgrades
  • Green commuting
  • Public space enhancement
  • Promotion of sustainability through the arts
  • Other renewable technologies

Eligibility is based on:

  • IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit status
  • Location in the United States
  • The organization’s mission and contribution to its community
  • Uniqueness of the project
  • Impact of the project on the organization and those it serves
  • Ability to promote sustainability to the community using Sun Club funds

Sun Club donations are not available for:

  • Individuals operating independent of a nonprofit organization
  • Political organizations or campaigns
  • Organizations with the main mission of promoting a faith or religion
  • Organizations that limit membership or services based on race, religion, color, creed, sex, age, sexual orientation or national origin
  • Projects implemented outside the United States