Success Stories

We're celebrating the power of our local business community.

Allstar Printing

Sending a shout out our SEED vendor All Star Printing in Citrus Heights who used their resources to help other businesses in the community by offering free We are OPEN signs.  Way to keep our local business economy powering forward. Share your business reinvented story at SacramentoPowersForward@smud.org #SacBiz #COVID19 #Sacramento

 

Universal Custom Display

We're shining the spotlight on our renewable energy and long-term Greenergy partner, Universal Custom Display of Elk Grove who pivoted their retail display production in order to produce the essential sneeze guards and hospital bio box protectors to keep our community safe. Share your business reinvented story at SacramentoPowersForward@smud.org #COVID19 #Sacramento #SacBiz

 

JJ pfister

Celebrating J.J. Pfister Distillery in Rancho Cordova for switching production from craft spirits to hand sanitizer for essential workers, including our very own crews. In doing so, J.J. Pfister provided jobs for out-of-work hospitality professionals and together, they produced more than 16,000 gallons of WHO-approved hand sanitizer in just 2 weeks. Shout out to J.J. Pfister for reinventing business at such an important time. 

 

Single mom strong

Thanks to our partner Single Mom Strong, Inc. for reinventing their business model and providing FREE child care to essential workers. SMS has implemented strong safety measures while providing kids with a nurturing environment while their parents work the front lines. 

Simmons Community Center

We're celebrating the power of good and shining the light on The Simmons Community Center, a staple for many in South Sacramento who has pivoted their focus to feed as many families, elderly and youth possible with free hot meals and delivery of groceries. Share your business reinvented story at SacramentoPowersForward@smud.org #COVID19 #Sacramento #PublicPower #nonprofit 

 

Sacramento Zoo

We're celebrating the power of ingenuity during these times and sharing the Sacramento Zoo’s effort to bring the Zoo to you. Check out their live sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays at 11 a.m. 

 

Solomons delicatessen

We're celebrating the power of good in our local business community. SolomonsDelicatessen, in partnership with SacramentoCovered, transformed their full-service restaurant into a community kitchen to feed those in need. Support your local business during this time.