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Lifeline Energy

Org #193
Vetted since 2008
1998
year founded
$295,907
raised on GlobalGiving
15
years fundraising
18
projects funded

Mission

Lifeline Energy is a non-profit social enterprise that provides sustainable information and education access to vulnerable populations. We achieve this by designing, manufacturing and distributing solar and wind-up media players and radios for classroom and group listening. Since 1999, we have distributed more than 500,000 power independent radios to provide on-demand access to information and education, mainly in sub-Saharan Africa. Over the years we have received numerous awards including the Tech Museum of Innovation Award, a World Bank Development Marketplace Award and an Index: Design to Improve Life Award. In addition, our founder and CEO Kristine Pearson was named one of TIME magazi... read more

Projects (21)

1000 Days of Motherhood
Zambia / Women and Girls
 
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Project Leaders
Kristine Pearson
Kristine Pearson
Bridget Schramm
Bridget Schramm
Team
Kristine Pearson, Deborah Torrington, Bridget Schramm, Josina Barnes, Elyse Elder, Stefanie Kundakjian, Steve Herne, Amy de Raedt, Karen Vollaire
Organization Information
76 Arnold Street
Observatory
Cape Town, South Africa 7925
South Africa
+27 21 447 6397

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0190189464
Organization Information
76 Arnold Street
Observatory
Cape Town, South Africa 7925
South Africa
+27 21 447 6397

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0190189464

Project Reports

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Nov 27, 2019
COMACO and Fram Talk developing women in innovative ways
One of the many reasons we love working with COMACO is their commitment to developing women – as farmers, but also as cooperative leaders. Today, slightly more than half of all farmer...
Oct 1, 2019
Radio-lights Distributed to Cyclone Survivors
We are delighted to report on our new Fenix radio-lights sent to survivors of Cyclone Kennth in Mozambique. The majority of the 200 units that we couriered were distributed first to...
Sep 17, 2019
An Interim Update from Zambia
Firstly, let me apologise for the tardiness of this update. We've been waiting for feedback from our local partner in Zambia, the National Food and Nutrition Commission (NFCC). Their teams have been...
 
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