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In April, FabLab Egypt and the American embassy organized a two day Maker Faire in Cairo. Deemed the "Greatest Show and Tell on Earth," the festival exemplifies the invention, creativity, and resourcefulness that the Maker Movement can bring to the fields of technology, art science, and entrepreneurship. Having a community of makers, tech enthusiasts, tinkeerers, and scientists all in one place to showcase their talents and accomplishments is huge for the growing Maker Movement in Egypt.
The Maker Faire emphasized the significance and sheer creativity ...!-->
All around the world, more than 1.1 billion people live in darkness when the sun goes down. In Guatemala, a staggering 20% of the population is deprived of electricity—a basic necessity most people take for granted. ENGIE Resources and Watts of Love have partnered together to bring sustainable solar lighting to remote villages without access to power in Guatemala. ENGIE Resources if the third largest retail electricity in the United States and has a rich history of philanthropic giving. Watts of Love is ...!-->
After two years of hard work, we are pleased to announce the launch of our Kickstarter campaign for HELIO! HELIO is an ultra-efficient solar flashlight, lantern, and powerbank designed to keep the trail well lit in fron of you on your outdoor adventures. It's also great for emergency situations where you lose power, like during hurricanes and winter storms. While HELIO is itself a great product, perhaps its best feature is that each one sold will help someone in need: 100% of the profits ...!-->
With just one week to go, the Recorders for All Kickstarter campaign is approaching the finish line.
We need a little help to ensure that we reach our goal. If you know any journalists or bloggers, please share the campaign with them and ask them to write about us.
So far, we have gotten incredible feedback from music teachers, professional recorder players and parents of children with limb differences. All of these comments have reinforced that this innovation will be truly impactful in the lives ...!-->