Celebrating Solar on World Energy Day

Celebrating Solar on World Energy Day

Let There Be Light International is marking World Energy Day by celebrating the hundreds of thousands of off-grid lives in Uganda, Kenya and Malawi brightened by our innovative solar programming! When LTBLI began working with local, grassroots NGOs in 2014, 1.3...
Saraphina

Saraphina

Saraphina Saraphina, a 27-year-old mother of five, lives in a peaceful village outside the town of Kikonda in central Uganda. Unlike many of her peers, she is fortunate to have the support of her husband, who is a Village Health Volunteer (VHT), responsible for...
Tereza

Tereza

Tereza Tereza, a 28-year-old mother of three, lives in a small village outside of Kikonda, in central Uganda. She and her neighbors gather in the shade of her jackfruit tree. She is joyful, warm, and laughs freely. Her youngest is a baby girl named Marjorie. Her two...
Monicca

Monicca

Monicca Monicca is known in her community as Nnalongo, a title of respect earned from giving birth to twins. At 42 and with eight children, she lives in a joint family with her sister, nephews, and nieces. With their husbands no longer in the picture, the sisters...
Gift

Gift

Gift Gift, a nineteen-year-old entrepreneur and mother, exudes the confidence and wisdom of a woman well beyond her years. She smiles and holds her firstborn, Ryan Joli, who at seven months old has big, brown eyes full of curiosity and wonder. During her prenatal...