Light the Future for Rural Ugandans

Help us improve the welfare of Ugandan villagers by replacing harmful kerosene lamps with efficient solar lights while encouraging women in entrepreneurship.
Technology
$16,700USD
raised of $20,000 goal
84%
0 time left
This campaign started on Feb 20 and closed on April 22, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on April 22, 2013
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  • $25USD
    Advocate

    Active Updates on the campaign directly from the professors

    77 out of 140 claimed

  • $50USD
    Super Advocate

    Active Updates on the campaign directly from the professors and warm thank you email. Short video of making of the Solar lamp. It will also showcase different families using the lamp and how it is changing their lives.

    24 out of 50 claimed

  • $100USD
    Booster

    Get live updates. Plus, attend a webinar with the faculty where they detail the pilot experiments they are currently conducting and preliminary results from the field.

    Estimated delivery: June 2013

    10 out of 50 claimed

  • $250USD
    Supporter

    Meet us for coffee in Berkeley and hear all about our work. We’ll also send you a Barefoot Power solar light: http://barefootpower.com/barefoot-products/.

    20 out of 25 claimed

  • $2,500USD
    Philanthropist

    We’ll take you to dinner at Berkeley’s Gather, a restaurant that supports sustainable ranchers and farmers and is located in the East Bay’s greenest building. We’ll send you a Barefoot Power solar light, keep you updated on our work and acknowledge your support online and in the publications that arise from this research.

    2 out of 3 claimed

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