Our Mission

The mission of The Protect Our Communities Foundation is to protect rural communities and natural resources in southern California and northern Baja California from unnecessary and harmful large-scale and industrial energy projects, and to advance smart energy solutions. Our focus in southern California is San Diego and Imperial Counties.

Support POC

The Protect Our Communities Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. Donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.


Links to various websites that support the goals of The Protect Our Community Foundation, or that are raising similar concerns in other parts of the country.

East County Community Action Coalition

The ECCAC publishes a monthly newsletter with current information about the Sunrise Powerlink project. Click on the links for current and past issues:
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 7 Spring 2010
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 6 Fall 2009
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 5 July 2009
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 4 June 2009
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 3
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 2
ECCAC Newsletter Issue 1

Desert Protective Council
People’s Powerlink
SD Smart Energy Solutions Campaign