The lack of electricity in Stela's village forces her family to use dangerous and toxic sources of light, such as candles, or muyatso – burning straw.Learn more
Teacher William Chris Banda's village doesn't have access to electricity. This causes students and teachers to lose out on valuable study hours.Learn more
Nelia Mbewe lives with her 5-year old twin daughters Glory and Grace in Mandevu village, Malawi. Nelia used to be scared every night as the sun set. With her solar lights, Nelia and her daughters feel safe again.Learn more
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We do charity differently. Through our social enterprise SunnyMoney, we create a local market and prioritise reaching people and places who are being left behind by business as usual.Learn more
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0000 solar lights, help SolarAid reach 0000 people, save families 0000, give children 0000 hours of extra study time, decrease CO2 emissions by 0000 and allow 0000 people to live healthier lives.Donate this amount
lights distributed worldwide.
people in sub-Saharan Africa reached by clean, safe, affordable light.
tonnes of CO2 emissions averted from the atmosphere.