Student and Career Programs

Fresno County

West Hills College Career Tech Expo.

Californians for Energy Independence (CEI) is proud to work with community organizations, educators, and local elected officials to help build better communities. Throughout the County, CEI is partnering with great organizations like 59DaysofCode, the Fresno County Superintendent of Schools and local middle schools to promote the importance of STEM education through its Careers in Energy programming.

In Fresno County, CEI’s Careers in Energy programming includes: career booths, hands on design competitions, and mobile learning exhibitions.  Students participating in the program learn how excelling in STEM studies can lead to high paying and fulfilling careers.


August 10

West Fresno Family Resource Center Backpack Giveaway

Californians for Energy Independence's Careers in Energy Program partnered with the West Fresno Family Resource Center to help prepare community families for the upcoming school year. The event, held at the Maxie L. Parks Community Center in Southwest Fresno, gave students and their families the tools they need to begin...

Read More

July 28

Mendota Gutierrez Family Backpack Giveaway

On Sunday, July 28th Californians for Energy Independence’s Careers in Energy Program sponsored the Mendota Gutierrez Family Backpack Giveaway, which was hosted by the City of Mendota, Mendota Youth Recreation and Westside Youth organizations. Mendota Mayor Robert Silva played an instrumental role in organizing this event that served around...

Read More
View All Events

CEI, 59DaysOfCode and the Geekwise Academy are opening doors and improving the lives of rural students and families by providing the skills necessary to get paying jobs in engineering and technology."