Our work is made possible by the generous support of our funders. The more funding we develop, the more tribes are put on the path to self-determination.


Give the gift of solar-powered self-reliance to Native people

Covenant Tribal Solar Initiative is a fiscally-sponsored project of the renowned Earth Island Institute, Berkeley, California.  Earth Island has conferred 501(c)(3) status upon Covenant Solar Initiative, and is responsible for stewardship of all donations.

Founded in 1982 by legendary environmentalist David Brower, Earth Island Institute is a nonprofit conservation organization confronting the unprecedented threats to life on Earth. Earth Island provides support, mentorship, and training to a vibrant network of more than 75 conservation action projects in the US and around the world.

Earth Island is proud to be Top Rated by Charity Watch, hold the highest Charity Navigator rating of 4 Stars, and be recognized by GuideStar with a Platinum Seal of Transparency for voluntarily and publicly sharing information about how progress and results are measured and communicated.

Contribute through our secure Acceptiva donation portal *HERE*

To contribute by mail, make check payable to Earth Island Institute, and write “Covenant Solar Initiative”
in the memo field.  Mail to:

Earth Island Institute
2150 Allston Way, Suite 460
Berkeley, CA 94704

Earth Island’s tax ID number is 94-2889684. Contributions to Earth Island Institute, a 501(c)(3) organization, are tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by law. No goods or services are provided in exchange for your contribution. Our IRS Form 990, Audit and Annual Report are available on our website at www.earthisland.org.

Many thanks!

Please contact our founder, Chéri Smith, at cheri@covenantsolar.org for additional information about funding and partnership opportunities.

©[2018] Covenant Solar Initiative, a Project of Earth Island Institute, 501(c)(3) Made with  in Oakland, CA


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We are creating a workforce of Native American Solar Warriors and we need your support!

We have until September 30th 2021 to raise $50k from the Global Giving Accelerator Campaign.

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