Education is key! All smiles in Kenya Solar is the way forward The remotest communities are inaccessible by road

SolarBuddy Inc

Org #90984
Vetted since 2021
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SolarBuddy is an impact organisation uniting a global community to illuminate the futures of all children. One of the biggest obstacles we face is extreme energy poverty. It is a complex challenge, impacting the health and well-being, educational outcomes, and economic stability of the communities experiencing it as well as our environment. Just imagine night falls and you are plunged into darkness. That is the everyday reality for people around the world who live in extreme energy poverty, that is, they don't have access to clean, safe, reliable electricity. Instead they use charcoal, firewood and kerosene to cook and provide light, which are unsafe, unclean, time consuming to sour... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Joanna Cantwell
Joanna Cantwell
Nick Fish, Simon Doble, Greg Maloney, Russel Head
Organization Information
150 Post Street, Suite 200
San Francisco, California 94108
United States
Organization Information
150 Post Street, Suite 200
San Francisco, California 94108
United States

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jan 13, 2022
Stories from the Field - January 2022
Stories....with a twist!  This month I've got a story with a difference, and I'm so very excited to tell it to you!  As you are an insiderwith the SolarBuddy team I wanted to loop you into...
Dec 20, 2021
Helping girls stay in school
Hello, Thank you for celebrating International Day of the Girl by giving the gift of light. As part of letting you know about the amazing ripple effect and the transformative...
Sep 17, 2021
Thank you for giving the Gift of Light! Here's some Stories from the Field for you - September 2021
We understand that in your daily life, you have many things to do. Thank you for making reading and writing, for children living in energy poverty, a priority! You are such...
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