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Lifeline Energy

Org #193
Vetted since 2008 Effective Nonprofit
1998
year founded
$295,832
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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Jun 19, 2019
Radio-lights for Mozambique Cyclone Survivors
Cyclone Idai made landfall at night on 14 March 2019 near Beira, a city of 500,000 in central Mozambique. Idai left more than 600 people dead; more than 1,600 people injured, and an estimated 1.85...
Jun 12, 2019
1000 Days Scaling up in Zambia
We are delighted to advise you that the 1000 Days of Motherhood initiative in Zambia now is scaling up to include deep rural districts that were not included in the first phase of the...
May 30, 2019
A New Conservation Project Needs more Lifeplayers
Dear Supporter, We are excited to report that our Prime radios will be used to support a new conservation and farmer livelihood project  with COMACO, this time in the Central Province....
 
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