Empower 100 women to sell solar lights in Myanmar Empower 100 women to sell solar lights in Myanmar Empower 100 women to sell solar lights in Myanmar Empower 100 women to sell solar lights in Myanmar

Empower Generation

Org #29430
Vetted since 2015
2011
year founded
$5,666
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
2
projects funded

Mission

Empower Generation (EG) is an innovative social enterprise combating poverty in Nepal by reducing gender inequality and increasing access to energy. Using a market-based approach and cutting-edge renewable technology, EG has created economic opportunities for marginalized women while producing a cleaner, safer environment for their families and communities. As a social enterprise, Empower Generation reinvests funds generated from these enterprises to help new entrepreneurs get their start, thereby creating a self-sustaining cycle. Rural women at the base of the economic pyramid (BoP) can eliminate energy poverty by creating a long-lasting market for clean, affordable energy in their communi... read more

Projects (2)

Light for 200 of Nepal's Poorest
Nepal / Environment
 
Project Leaders
Anya Cherneff
Anya Cherneff
Kelly Lavelle
Kelly Lavelle
Laura Barstow
Laura Barstow
Team
Sita Adhikari
Organization Information
http://www.empowergeneration.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
7455 SW Montclair Drive
Portland, OR 97225
United States
(415) 910-7024

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6292213653
Organization Information
http://www.empowergeneration.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
7455 SW Montclair Drive
Portland, OR 97225
United States
(415) 910-7024

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6292213653

Project Reports

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Jan 23, 2018
Final Report
Thank you for your continued support of Empower Generation's project: Empower 100 Women to Sell Solar Lights in Myanmar.    We have decided to suspend fundraising for this project, as we are...
Oct 25, 2017
Myanmar Project Report #2
Thank You! Thank you for donating to Empower Generation’s project: Empower 100 Women to Sell Solar Lights in Myanmar! More than two-thirds of rural people there do not have access to affordable,...
Jul 26, 2017
Myanmar Project Report #1
Thank You! Thank you for donating to Empower Generation’s project: Empower 100 Women to Sell Solar Lights in Myanmar! More than two-thirds of rural people there do not have access to affordable,...
 
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