The Global Community Communications Alliance is a nonprofit headquartered in Rio Rico, AZ at Avalon Organic Gardens, Farm and Ranch. The organization strives to implement sustainable techniques of water harvesting, composting, recycling, green building and alternative energy while practicing organic farming and gardening. They chose to install a photovoltaic solar array in order to save energy, reduce pollution and become a more viable example of sustainable principles in action. Their array not only gives them energy from the sun, it also acts as a shade structure. According to the nonprofit, "Solar is a key part of a sustainable future."