Kenedy had a lot worries before he got access to light. What would his children's future look like? What dangers lurk outside his home? How will he expand his business? But everything changed the instant his switched his solar lights on.Learn more
What can failure, learning and success look like when designing a new programme? Do we, as development organisations recognise the domino effects that our well meaning interventions can have on rural communities and the environment? And when recognising these, how can we turn them into opportunities?Learn more
Those who have contributed the least to climate change are the least able to cope and the least able to recover. Yet, just as Africa is particularly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, so too can the continent play a big part in the solution with support from the global community.Learn more
The solar light
The small invention with an instant impactLearn more
Working with local communities means we can reach further, fasterLearn more
Solar lights mean children can study & learn after darkLearn more
Clean, safe light ensures that clinics are safe for all, no matter the time of dayLearn more
We do charity differently
We work alongside the most remote communities to create sustainable and scalable programmes centred around building local enterprise which in turn creates resilience to the climate crisis.Learn about how we work
A donation of will result in...
0000 solar lights reaching 0000 people, with 0000 currently using dangerous, toxic and poor sources of light.
This will lead to total savings of 0000 a year, with 0000 people feeling safer at home and 0000 more children studying after dark.
Your donation, whether big or small, makes a difference to families living without electricity in their homes. To activate the calculator please input an amount in increments of £15, which equals one solar light distributed. You can learn more about how we calculate here
lights distributed worldwide.
people in sub-Saharan Africa reached by clean, safe, affordable light.
saved by families a year