Submitted by: HIMALAYAN LIGHT FOUNDATION (HLF)
Implemented country: Nepal
Title: SOLAR SISTERS PROGRAM (SSP)
Solar Sisters Program (SSP) is an engaged philanthropic eco-tourism program of the Himalayan Light Foundation. SSP are women and men who want to travel to remote villages of Nepal and South Asian countries donate solar electricity in the community centers for education, income generation and vital service provision. Each installation serves entire communities that are left out of most donors program. SSP helps community to bring lights in villager’s lives and volunteers in the other hands gets unique opportunity to really feel Nepal and other countries in a grass-root level while making close connection with recipient villagers.