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I am pledging my birthday to bring solar lighting to unelectrified communities in India

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Lila Bag lives in Balangir, Odisha with her family. She has joined hands with 5 other women and is seeking to buy a solar lantern. They face frequent power cuts and lose productive hours each evening. The kerosene they use as an alternative for lamps is expensive and unhealthy. A loan of Rs 9000 will these women save money on kerosene, and harness the power of the sun to light their homes through a one-time investment on solar lanterns.
Sabhya Ghivela lives in rural Balangir in Odisha. She and her group of 10 women seek a loan to buy solar lamps. They face frequent power cuts and lose productive hours each evening. The kerosene they use as an alternative for lamps is expensive and unhealthy. Your loan will help them purchase the solar lanterns they need, and improve their productivity, healthy, safety, and savings.
Shamita Parua hails from rural Balangir, Odisha. She has formed a group with 5 women seeking to buy solar lamps. They face frequent power cuts and lose productive hours each evening. The kerosene they use as an alternative for lamps is expensive and unhealthy. Your loan will help them access this basic need by purchasing solar lanterns. They will enjoy better savings and health.
Kunti Parua lives in Balangir, Odisha with her family. She has joined hands with 5 other women and is seeking to buy a solar lantern. In the absence of a regular power supply, they need access to a lighting alternative that does not eat into their savings like the expensive kerosene lamps that they currently have to use. Your loan will help them access this basic need by purchasing solar lanterns. They will enjoy better savings and health.
Nalini Bag hails from rural Balangir, Odisha. She and her group of 5 women seek a loan to buy solar lamps. In the absence of a regular power supply, they need access to a lighting alternative that does not eat into their savings like the expensive kerosene lamps that they currently have to use. Your loan will help them buy solar lanterns and help them access a healthier, efficient source of lighting.
Champe Barik is a hard-working woman from Balangir, Odisha, who has had enough of the long, frequent power-cuts in her village. She has formed a group with 5 women seeking to buy solar lamps. In the absence of a regular power supply, they need access to a lighting alternative that does not eat into their savings like the expensive kerosene lamps that they currently have to use. Your loan will help them buy solar lanterns and help them access a healthier, efficient source of lighting.
Shobhagini Bhoi lives in rural Balangir in Odisha. She leads a group of 6 women who want to buy solar lamps for their families. The power situation in their village is unreliable and erratic, and this means, more often than not, they are finishing up household chores in the dark by the dim light of a kerosene lamp. Your loan will help them buy solar lanterns and help them access a healthier, efficient source of lighting.
Shana Naik lives in Balangir, Odisha with her family. She has joined hands with 7 other women and is seeking to buy a solar lantern. The power situation in their village is unreliable and erratic, and this means, more often than not, they are finishing up household chores in the dark by the dim light of a kerosene lamp. Your loan will help them buy solar lanterns and help them access a healthier, efficient source of lighting.






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Rs.2,160
raised of Rs.106,200 goal

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Agniswar lent $10
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Anonymous lent Rs.500
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Anonymous lent Rs.500

Let us bring the glow of hope into unknown lives who yearn to emerge from darkness..