Month: December 2013

Solar Lanterns Keep Kigali, Rwanda Thriving

By Patrick Foley, Global BrightLight Foundation volunteer, who recently lived and worked for two months in Rwanda. Living in Kigali, Rwanda, the unique happens almost by default.  This is the story of how solar lanterns boost both those without and those with access to electricity. The town I live in, Kacyiru, is a densely populated neighborhood…

Thank you to our donors for their generous gifts

We thank the following individuals, families and foundations for their interest and support to help light and power the world. Linda and Barry Allen Foundation Molly Anderson Kathy and Joe Arvay Sue and Steve Barnum Deb Donte Bell Adam Berman Hon. Max Berry Towney Brewster Mary Clare and George Broadbent Peter Burks Castellini Foundation Norah…